Sculpture - Wood - Lobi - Burkina Faso

Description
Sculpture - Wood - Lobi - Burkina Faso
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

A male Lobi sculpture from the Kampti region, standing on blockshaped feet, the elongated arms carved close to the body, the head globular with a broard mouth and almond shaped open eyes; natural broenish patina, remnants of kaolin. The style of these sculptures is coming from Ivory Coast and was continued in the region of Kampti, Burkina Faso.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Ethnic group/ culture
Lobi
Region/ country
Burkina Faso
Material
Wood
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
75×0×0 cm
Weight
6.1 kg
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