A fine and rare Baule male figure
Lot 2119
A fine and rare Baule male figure
US$ 40,000 - 50,000
£24,000 - 30,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A fine and rare Baule male figure, Sakassou workshop
Ivory Coast, of exceptional attenuated form, the carved male figure with raised scarification to the body, long arms with delicately carved hands to the abdomen over carefully balanced legs. The face, with characteristic long pointed beard, recalling the finest examples of the type. Standing on an integral base.
height 19 1/4in

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  • Provenance:
    Warren Roberts
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