The highlight of the African section of the sale was a masterpiece of Bamana art: ‘Kono Mask’ (height 48cm) which fetched €1,408,750 ($2.139.565). Photo: Sotheby’s. Photo: Sotheby’s.
See below more of the objects ( images and description) who where sold for top prices at Sotheby’s in 2009 during the African Art auctions
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