A rare female Baule sculpture

300.00

In stock

Category: SKU: ABC01853

Description

A rare female Baule sculpture, Ivory Coast, Sakassou region, with a remarkable gesture, the arms carved close to the body, one hand resting on the hip and the other touching the shoulder, we have nether seen this shape of a Baule sculpture before, also in literature we can’t find a comparable exemplare, the sculpture has a large spherical head with a white painted staff on top, remnants of kaolin and a heavy encrusted patina.

600 – 800,- Euro

Height: 57 cm
Weight: 1,56 kg

Additional information

Weight 1.56 kg