Very nice statue of the Baule tribe, Ivory Coast - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Very nice statue of the Baule tribe, Ivory Coast - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
Excellent

Baule figurine with child on the back.
Very precisely and sharply carved. Beautiful black patina.
The Baule figurines have been carved to keep the partner in the spiritual parallel world happy.

From collection Michel Lair (Fr)
Jan Visser (NL)

Lot details
Object
Very nice statue of the Baule tribe, Ivory Coast
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Condition
Excellent
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
42×6×42 cm
Weight
800 g
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