Astonishing Mask related to the Bakwele initiation.
Oval and flat mask with three pairs of almond-eyes, symmetrically arranged on each side of a central vertical axis.
Everything is stylised and simplified in the manner of Picasso.
It has a particular aura due to the ambiguity of its composition, the whole consists in allusive signs and forms.
Some will perceive a tree leaf, others the representation of female genitals at different stages of their development, or even a mask that sees everything, in which would coexist several faces.
There is a whole range of possible meanings, to which is added a synthetic style of striking modernity.
- Etnikai csoport / kultúra
- Region/ country
- Sold with stand
- 35×12×21 cm