Baule Standing Male Figure, Ivory Coast
height 10 1/4in (26cm)
blol bian, standing in an erect posture with hands resting at sides just above the hips that are
encircled by a strand of white glass beads, the face with demi-lune eyes, diminutive nose with bridge merging with arching brows, pursed diminutive mouth, ridged coiffeur, and scarifications on cheeks, temples, neck, and abdomen; fine glossy dark-brown patina.
Taubman Collection, Texas
John Buxton, Texas
Jack and Constance Wallinga, Minneapolis