African Arts & Artifacts Auction

August 18 - 23, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 67
Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa
  • Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa
  • Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa
  • Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa
  • Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa
  • Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa

67

Yoruba Ogboni Drum by Areogun (1880-1956), Osi Ilorin, Nigeria, West Africa

carved wood with natural pigments, hide and fibre
height 25.5 in — 64.8 cm, diameter 21 in — 53.3 cm

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $4,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Contains material which may be subject to import/ export regulations

Provenance:

Sherwin Memel, Los Angeles;
Lot 102 Sotheby’s, New York, May, 16, 2008;
Collection of Joey and Toby Tanenbaum, Toronto