- Ubangi, dir. Jan-Lodewijk Grootaers, Fonds mercator, 2007 - Figures Yanda des Zande, 24 sculptures ubanguiennes de la collection Jay T Last, Jan-Lodewijk Grootaers Tribal Art Magazine n°96 Eté 2020 - 100 peoples of Zaïre and their sculpture. The handbook for collectors, scholars and students, Marc Leo Felix, Bruxelles: Zaïre Basin Art History Research Foundation, 1987, pages 202-203 - The Tribal Arts of Africa, Jean-Baptiste Bacquart, Thames and Hudson, 1998, pages 141 - 142
Typical Figure from the Ubangi Area ZANDE - AZANDE
Beautiful sculpture There is a very deep hole that seems to go through the sculpture to the head (see last picture)
The Zande live in the north of the Congo, in the Ubangi, on the banks of the Uele river
TYPE OF OBJECT: Statue, figure
ETHNICAL GROUP: Zande Azande.
ORIGINE: Democratic Republic of Congo.
DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaïre). MATÉRIAL: Wood
DIMENSIONS: About 12 3/4 inches high
CONDITION: Medium - bad Please have a look on the pictures.