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LOBI WOOD CARVINGS

Item noM2891

A pair of carved wooden figures of standing Male and Female both carvings have a contemporary, black wooden base. Both figures have linear hair, with curved protruding ears, slit eyes and perched mouth.
The figures are standing in a rigid typical form.
The hands are firmly clasped to the torso the knees are bent in controlled dynamic expectancy. The carvings have traces of white pigment.
Both are from the town of Lewoh Bukino Faso Lobi

Male: Hauteur/Height: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Female: Hauteur/Height: 24 in. (61 cm)
#M2891
Provenance:
Belgium Collection in the 60s than to East Coast USA