Baule, Ivory Coast

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Description

Figure
19-20th C.
Wood, patina and metal
16 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 3 1/2"
Standing female figure; the arms rest close to the torso and the hands are indicated resting on the hips just near the abdomen. The figure has incised scarification all over the torso, arms, neck, arms, legs and the rounded base on which the figure stands. The face is naturalistic in a classic Baule style and has a raised crest coiffure.

Date

19-20th C.

Creator

Baule, Ivory Coast

Source

Gift of Ceil and Michael Pulitzer

Identifier

2011.007.012

Collection

Citation

Baule, Ivory Coast, “Baule, Ivory Coast,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed October 7, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/14387.