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Figure - Wood - Exceptional Baule Male Figure - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Lot reference 29995213

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Location: Netherlands
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mid 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Object: Figure (More lots)
Indigenous object name: Exceptional Baule Male Figure
Ethnic group/ culture: Baoulé
Region/ country: Ivory Coast
Material: Wood
Period: mid 20th century
Condition: Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 50×0×0 cm

standing on a wooden base. With finely incised feet supporting powerful bent legs and protruding buttocks and pendant phallus beneath a slender columnar torso framed by the finely carved hands, the right one splayed on the abdomen, the left holding a stick. The oval head with forward projecting facial plane and tapering chin with pendant beard. The figure has circular ears high on the head and surmounted by a back swept coiffure terminating in two braids at the back. The Baule sculpture has raised scarification on the torso, neck temples and forehead. Rich dark brown patina.

Provenance: The property of Mr. Gordon B. Lankton, Massachusetts
This impressive Baule male figure is an exceptional example of Baule sculptures. The figure was collected by a member of the owner’s family in the 1960’s and has remained in the family since that time.

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Catawiki member since March 1, 2017, received 92 reviews in total (38 in last 12 months)

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    Has received the goods, thank you very much for the delivery of the courier company door-to-door service is very perfect, thank you again for wishing you a happy life
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    Just an excellent experience! We picked the article up at their gallery in Amsterdam, the personnel was just friendly, in the shop, a lot of beautiful things, highly recommanded !!!
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    Excellent experience! Great deal, perfect shipping and delivery, very quick and professional. Highly recommended.
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    The packaging is very good, mailing quickly, things are perfect!Thanks to the merchant!
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    Estremamente soddisfatto!
    L'oggetto acquistato è di altissimo livello e corrisponde alla descrizione e alle attese. Spedizione immediata e imballo superlativo.
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    nonnopoc August 31, 2019

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    Quite exceptional follow up, with a delivery abroad directly by the Director of the Antiques shop, to secure shipping. Not to mention of course the exquisite artwork. 1350 years old. Mesmerising..
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    Solaloudad August 25, 2019

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    Many thanks. And special greetings from Amsterdam.
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    Great object in excellent state. Vendor was very kind and packed object very carefully. Original TL report was available. To be recommended.
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    fbmsanders August 8, 2019

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    Very good seller. The items were packed securely and received in good status. Thank you.
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    user-1e45474 August 4, 2019

  • Item arrived quickly in superb condition, very careful and professional packing.

    jolenerm July 4, 2019

  • The whole process of buying the item was simple, there was a good range of things, that I liked. Communication was good. The delivery process was easy and the item was very well packed.
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    vendeur très disponible rapide dans l'expédition des lots. grand merci.
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    eric51480 June 17, 2019

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    Highly recommendable. Everything more than correct, quickly sent, superb packagging to avoid any damage. 10/10. All you can say is Thank You.
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    user-18471bb June 6, 2019

  • Rendez-vous de livraison pris par téléphone pour une remise en direct du fait de la fragilité de l'objet. Malgré le trajet, arrivée à l'heure, avec les documents. Que demander de plus ?

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    Item received fully satisfied and wanting to notice the extremely well done packagging showing a big profetionality. VERY RECOMMENDABLE 10/10
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    Sikon May 16, 2019

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    Zeer prettige verkoper met alleen maar schoonheid in zijn winkel. Ik ben zeer blij met de mooie tafel dank
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    user-7e9661c May 2, 2019

  • I have purchased 3 Tang items from AsianAfricaArt. All were delivered personally a few days after payment, and the items were as shown and described at the Catawiki auction site.

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    Bonne Jour,
    Excelent achat.
    Execelente qualité.
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    Excelente transaction.
    MERCI.
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    Very good service, the item was carefully packed and safe arrived.
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    user-230d0c3 March 22, 2019

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    Parfaitement conforme aux photos. Emballage irréprochable. Livraison rapide. Je suis extrêmement satisfaite. Merci !
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    user-8023b26 March 15, 2019

  • Excellent seller, professional and responsive. Thank you Anatas!

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United States $81.19
Austria $44.31
Belgium $44.31
Denmark $44.31
France $44.31
Germany $44.31
Italy $44.31
Luxembourg $44.31
Netherlands $20.11
Spain $44.31
Sweden $44.31
United Kingdom $44.31
Rest of Europe $50.95
Anywhere else $81.19

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