Figures

Baule Figures (pair)

Baule Figures (pair)

Country of origin
Ivory Coast
Description
People of the Baule tribe from the west of the Ivory Coast are exceptionally sensitive wood-carvers. This beautiful pair of statuettes show the typical standing figures standing on a base with legs slightly bent and hands either resting on the abdomen or similiar peaceful gestures. Baule statuettes usually have elongated necks and a face with raised scarifications and an elaborate coiffure.
Dimensions & Weight
Each approx. 27cm high, 8cm wide, 9cm deep
Material
Wood