Baule Mask, Ivory Coast
Lot 224
Baule Mask, Ivory Coast
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
€2,900 - 4,300
Auction Details
Lot Details
Baule Mask, Ivory Coast
height 12in (30.5cm)
with pursed mouth surrounded by scarification, the nose bridge merging with the brow line, enclosed narrow eyes with thin crescent-form apertures, the finely incised coiffeur with a central peak, the wide margins of the mask perforated with numerous holes, two of which secure a bite-stick; dark-brown patina with areas of reddish pigmentation.

Provenance:
Jack and Constance Wallinga, Minneapolis
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Contacts
  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    7601 W. Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
    Work +1 323 436 5416
    FaxFax: +1 323 850 5843
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