Sculpture - Wood - Fon - Benin

Description
Sculpture - Wood - Fon - Benin
2nd half 20th century - Fair

A male Fon sculpture of Benin, a man posted on a circular base, small naturalistic feet with tapering legs, the large hands touching the abdomen, the shortened neck supporting a spherical head with traces of scarifications; natural brownish to occre patina.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Ethnic group/ culture
Fon
Region/ country
Benin
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
15×15×66 cm
Weight
5.3 kg
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