A male Lobi sculpture

800.00

In stock

Category: SKU: P2085387

Description

A male Lobi sculpture of the Northern Ivory Coast standing on a fragmentary, circular base, slightly bent legs, the arms carved close to the body ending in rectangular, abstract hands, a rounded chest, the oval, large head with a caplike coiffure and a comb-shaped headdress, the bulging eyes with asymmetric slits, a broad, slightly bent mouth beneath a triangular nose; heavy, hard karité wood, remnants of encrustations, several agecracks.

Lit.: Wolfgang Jaenicke; “der Schnitzer mit den ungleichen Augen”

1.600 – 1.800,- Euro

Height: 78 cm
Weight: 6,8 kg

Additional information

Weight 6.8 kg