Large Lobi figure, with wood patina of use. Representative a figure, standing with arms glued to the body. This Female figure presents the aesthetic canons typical of the Lobi, distinguished by the quality of its sculpture and the remarkable dynamics of the volumes. Erosion damage at the base of the figure from insects and age. Figure from the Batié region of Burkina faso.
We find the Lobi people in Burkina Faso, few in Ghana and in Northern of Ivory Coast.
This item is sold with its certificate of authenticity.
Provenance: Ex French Collection
Estimated date: Mid 20 century
Country: Burkina Faso
Height: 52 cm
Width: 10 cm