Mienchung Chopa or Mienchung Ajeh

Monpa or Sherdukpen, Arunachal Pradesh or Bhutan

Wood, trade cloth and yarns

19th Century; Provenance Mort Golub

Published: Demons and Deities, T. Murray; Hali Annual II 1995

Masks of Fabled Lands, 2009 plate 69   8.5 in/22 cm   SOLD

 

An exceptionally refined and elegant mask that displays an almost “Northwest Coast ” quality to its aesthetic.

Un masque particulièrement raffiné et élégant dont l'esthétique se rapproche étrangement de celle de la côte du Nord-Ouest.