African art work and sculpture which forms the largest part of what is usually considered primitive art, can be seen as early as 500Bc in the Nok culture in Nigeria where pottery figures of this kind were first found.
These are just few of the many expensive African art work that has been sold…
Senufo Female Statue Sold for $12 million
Sanufo female statue was designed by master of Sikasso; from Cote d’ivoir. The art work sold for $12 million in November 2016. Myron Kunin is an African art collection at Sotheby’s in New York according to records. Myron is the owner of the Senufo Female Statue.