GEAR UP FOR AUCTION SEASON

New York, L.A., and Paris are preparing for the spring auction season. Never before seen masterpieces with big-ticket estimates are up for auction, as are mid-market sculptures at affordable prices.


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Duafe

Utility & Creativity Coexist

Decorative combs are used by Akan women to groom and style their hair, adorn already plaited coiffure, and to pay respects to passing men.


Boli

Harnessing Nyama

Boliw figures are believed to be supernatural judges that preside over Bamana community disputes. They are also believed to bring prosperity to a community; ensuring fruitful harvests and increasing the fertility of the land and its women.


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Batakari

Keep Us From Evil

Akan warriors use batakari tunics to protect themselves during warfare. They are also worn by diviners and spiritual healers to advertise their trade and to protect themselves against evil forces.