12 december 2017: Arts d’Afrique et d’Océanie. Sotheby’s, Parijs.

Exhibition Times

    • Paris

    • Sat, 09 Dec 17 | 10:00 AM – 06:00 PM CET
    • Sun, 10 Dec 17 | 10:00 AM – 06:00 PM CET
    • Mon, 11 Dec 17 | 10:00 AM – 06:00 PM CET
    • Tue, 12 Dec 17 | 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM CET


On December 12th in Paris, a variety of highly unique African and Oceanic sculptures will pay tribute to the remarkable richness of this area in art history. With highlights ranging from historical pieces to recently discovered masterpieces of exquisite quality, the auction will explore the vitality of these styles and celebrate the inventiveness of the artists from this continent, and its impact on 20th century art. The auction will include a highly curated selection of works from Central Africa, attesting to the 19th century Western fascination with traditional sculptures linked to ancestral cults.