A Guro face mask

700.00

In stock

Category: SKU: FXA09043

Description

A Guro face mask with a small protruding mouth a slender nose, framed by slit-eyes with oval borders, abstract geometric projections encircling the face on each side, which shows an influence of the well known Senufo Kpelie masks, the headdress with geometric patterns, surmonted by the head of a bird with an abstract fish in his beak; fine, aged patina from dak-grey to reddish.

Lit.: Museum Rietberg Zürich, Maskengestalten der Guro, Elfenbeinküste, 1985. Museum Rietberg Zürich, Die Kunst der Guro, Elfenbeinküste, 1985.

700 – 900.- Euro

Height: 42 cm
Weight: 1,4 kg

Additional information

Weight 1.4 kg