Escultura - Madeira - Senufo - Costa do Marfim

Descrição
Escultura - Madeira - Senufo - Costa do Marfim
Estado razoável, utilizado, com sinais visíveis de desgaste

A female Rhythm Pounder - called Deblé - Diawala region, close to Sikasso, Mali. with short legs and feet sunk into a heavy conical base. Hands rest on thighs. The figure has an elgant, slightly bent torso, framed by openwork arms and rounded shoulders. There are incised straight lines on cheeks and the tapering breasts, and on abdomen which is pointed. The face is flat and heart shaped with heavy lidded eyes and a notched mouth. The ears are semi circulardiscs and she has a domed hair-crest; Dark surface with a smooth and polished patina, the arms and the neck, by which the figure is held when in use has a shiny intensive touchpatina from the ritual use during the funeral ceremonies. Probably this sculpture is coming from the same workshop or even the same carver like a very similar, which was collected in the same region.

Detalhes do lote
Objeto
Escultura
Grupo étnico / cultura
Senufo
Região/País
Costa do Marfim
Material
Madeira
Estado
Estado razoável, utilizado, com sinais visíveis de desgaste
Vendido com suporte
Não
Dimensões
110×0×0 cm
Peso
7.2 kg
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