Blolo-Blan - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Blolo-Blan - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
Good condition, used with some signs of wear

A fine and beatiful male figure, representing a spirit spouse called 'Bolo Blan'. This representation refers to the ancestors of the Baule people in Ivory Coast. The patina is wonderful. The sitting position and the many fine details make this statue an exceptional example. The gaze of the figure, the hairdress, facial hair and muscles are in line with the beauty ideal of the Baoulé/Baule.

Dimensions: approx. 49x12x12 cm.

This item will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express.

Lot details
Object
Blolo-Blan
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
49×12×12 cm
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in