Baule Inspired Figure after "Kple Kple" Mask, West Africa
Baule inspired (Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa)
Figure, mid-20th century
Carved wood and pigment
Figure is inspired by the Kple Kple mask used in the Goli ceremony.
- scuffs, scratches, and abrasions; surface debris, stains, and accretions; wear and loss to pigment and finish; breakage to one stick in right hand.
- approximate measurements.