Ndoma portrait mask - Baoule - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Ndoma portrait mask - Baoule - Côte d'Ivoire
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Ndoma Portrait Mask - Baule - Ivory Coast
Provenance: object purchased in a second-hand shop.
Dimensions: 38 x 15 cm.
Material: wood.

This very beautiful African mask which comes from the Baule ethnic group, is a type of mask, carved to represent a specific individual, most often of high rank.
We can observe very beautiful scarifications, a bias regarding the style, as well as a very lovely goatee.
This is a mask of the Ndoma type. The hairdo is remarkably carved.

Express and secure shipment.

Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.

Lot details
Object
Ndoma portrait mask
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Baoule
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
38×15×0 cm
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