Large Yoruba Female Ibeji, Ijebu Ode Region, Nigeria
height 12 1/4in (32cm)
Wood, beads, inset metal eyes, blue pigment.
Christie's, London, June 1983, lot 135
Private Collection, England
This ere ibeji is an example representative of the region of Iperu and Ijebu-Ode, with both the monumental scale and features.