Plan number 46
Philippe Ratton is the son of highly respected tribal art dealer Maurice Ratton and the nephew of Charles Ratton, whose name is known the world over. With fifty years of experience, Philippe Ratton has established himself in his own right, and his gallery has an international reputation for supplying prestigious collections to institutions and museums, inclding the Dapper Foundation, the Musée du Louvre and the Musée du Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac.
11 rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris, France
Lumbu muswinga charm
Area: Gabon or Democratic Republic of Congo
Period: 19th century
Technic: Wood, patina showing use
Dimension: H. 15,5 cm
Origin: Gérard Wahl-Boyer, Paris; Galerie Grusenmeyer-Woliner, Brussels
Publication: Christine Valluet, "Regards visionnaires", 5 continents, 2018, p.74.
Copyright: Vincent Girier Dufournier, Paris