Beautiful Maternity - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Beautiful Maternity - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Beautiful maternity, from the Baule tribe, center of Cote d'Ivoire.
The statue is representing a woman with twins, seated on an Akan stool. A child is on her knees while the second one is standing between her legs.
The carving is of exquisite quality, and the mother present amazing scarifications and details - see pictures.
The maternity, carved in a wood of good density, has an extremely serene and calm expression.
Item of quality. For collectors.

Lot details
Object
Beautiful Maternity
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
40×14×17 cm
Weight
1.88 kg
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