A Baule mask, region Youusoukon, in the direction to Bouaké, a domed three-parted coiffure, scarification marks at temples, forehead and corners of the mouth, long narrow nose, prominent ears, protruding eyes, interestingly no viewing slit in each of the eyes, but only in the oval mouth, inside a bite bar for holding the mask with the teeth; shiny brown patina, provenance Amadou Bouaflé.
Amadou Bouaflé, during his performance on 30.12.2019 in his house in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
700 – 800,- Euro
Height: 35 cm
Weight: 1,6 kg