Very rare votive, animistic ancestral shrine from Humla or Jumla district.
Charged with white clay. 42x24cm. 1st half 20th century.
From the collection of my good friend, the late Jean-Luc Cortes. R.I.P. (Paris / Kathmandu)
Traveler, expert and lover of the primal art of Nepal.
Writer of the great book: “The Primitive Statuary of Western Nepal”.
Please ask for price.