DOUSTAR'S SKULL EXHIBIT
There have been
some great "theme exhibits" at the Parcours des Mondes but the only one more memorable for me was
The Fang Exhibit at Gallerie Ratton Hourde back in 2009?
Doustar) Parcours catalog
Doustar (Brussels) in his
Paris Parcours debut, next to a Skull Korwar figure collected in 1939 in
Egyptian mummy head 700-30 BC. (right) A rare mummified
Coptic head- Egypt. Talk about tension, you can almost hear the object
A New Guinea Sawos female reliquary figure. The two masks make an
ensemble which would be displayed together in a special shrine of a
presentation, each in custom glass cases
Ireland over-modeled skull
Guinea Papuan Gulf "gare kuku" trophy skull stick collected by
Thomas Schultze Westrum in Wowobo village in 1966. An effigy figure is
incised into the forehead!
what an art experience!
the best Solomon Island skull for sale in a long time. Vella Lavella
Island, collected in the 19th c. There are X-rays of the head
in Martin's book "Golgotha". A must see and very cool.
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