FANG STYLE NGIL MASKS ARCHIVES, Gabon

Despite their appearance, the masks below show no evidence of age or use and were probably made to be sold.

The Fang Masks below have been sold and are left here for reference and educational purposes.

For UNSOLD Fang Masks, GO TO FANG STYLE NGIL MASKS 2


 FANG
Mask 24
SOLD

 

FANG
Mask 43
SOLD

FANG
Mask 34
SOLD

 FANG
Mask 19
SOLD

 FANG
Mask 41
SOLD


Fan
Mask 4
SOLD

Fan
Mask 6
SOLD

Fan
Mask 12
SOLD

Fan
Mask14
SOLD

Fan
Mask 7
SOLD

Fan
Mask 9
SOLD

Fan
Mask10
SOLD

Hoch-Fang
Mask 11
SOLD

Fang
Mask15
SOLD

Fang
Mask16
SOLD

Fang
Mask17
SOLD

Fang
Mask 18
SOLD

Fang
Mask 20
SOLD

Fang
Mask 22
SOLD

Fang
Mask 23
SOLD

FANG
Mask 37
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 25
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 26
SOLD

 Fang
Mask 27
SOLD
 

 

Fang
Mask 28
SOLD
 

 

 Fang
Mask 29
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 30
SOLD

 

FANG
Mask 31
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 32
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 35
SOLD

 

Fang
Mask 39
SOLD

  

Fang
Mask 40
SOLD

 

FANG
Mask 33
SOLD

Fang
Mask 43
SOLD



Photographs © Hamill Gallery

FANG, STYLE NGIL MASKS 2 ARCHIVES, Gabon

Light masks like these represented the spirit of an ancestor and were used for social control by Ngil, the judiciary association. The facial markings, abstract features and strong, elegant lines are typical of Fang masks, which were among the most influential on 20th C. modern art.

GO TO FANG STYLE NGIL MASKS 2 PAGE

GO TO FANG ART PAGE

GO TO FANG BIERI FIGURES PAGE

GO TO FANG BIERI FIGURES 2 PAGE

GO TO FANG BIERI HEADS PAGE

GO TO VARIOUS THORWING KNIFE AND CURRENCY FORMS PAGE

GO TO MASKS PAGE

GO TO MONUMENTAL MASKS PAGE

GO TO FANG OBJECTS PAGE

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