Lobi Female Figure, Burkina Faso
Lot 121
Lobi Female Figure, Burkina Faso
Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Lobi Female Figure, Burkina Faso
height 29 1/4in (74.5cm)
Wood

Provenance:
Bryce Holcomb, Jr.
Sotheby's, New York, October 1994, lot 17
Private Collection, California

This standing figure is sculpted in classic Lobi style with crested coiffure, squared shoulders, protruding stomach and legs slightly bent at the knees; light-brown encrusted patina with areas of erosion.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
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