A female Baule sculpture with three children, “Agba-workshop”, around 1920 – 30, Ivory Coast, Agba region, close to Dimbokro.
The sculptures of the so called Agba workshop are not only extremely rare but are among the most imposing sculptures of the Baule, which are characterized by an almost “baroque” style. Normally these “king size” sculptures were in the possision of the Baule aristocracy.
Condition report: Good condition for an object of this type and age. Minor marks, nicks, scratches, abrasions, small chips, and cracks consistent with age and use. Age cracks, including a largerat the torso of the sculpture, heavy, hard wood with a blackened, shiny patina, To verify the sculpture in all detail of its condition, we recommend you to visit our gallery, so you can get a personal impression.
2.800 – 3.200,- Euro
Height: 76 cm
Weight: 2,4 kg