Middle of 20th century - In good condition
Stylistic strong hardwood Lobi Bateba figure The male figure looks straight in front of itself and has the arms tight along the body. The face has a lot of depth and the eyes are striking. The most striking is the belly button, which symbolically represents the place where Gods, people and the dead meet. They legs are straight and show no difference in shape between the top and the bottom. The feet are block-shaped. Strong features, oily patina on the places where the figure is most touched, beautiful patina of old age, overall in good condition, from good provenance.
Height: 39,5 cm (43 cm including the stand).
Weight: 1305 grams
Origin: Burkina Faso
Dated: Mid 20th century
|Member since:||October 20, 2013|
I was delighted with my purchase from Johnspecialobjects an excellent trader.
Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
|United Kingdom||$ 22.29|
|United States||$ 44.58|
|Rest of Europe||$ 37.54|
|Rest of the World||$ 46.93|
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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Hoek (Nederland), Netherlands.
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