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Baule male figure - Ivory Coast - African Art Tribal Art
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  • Title: Baule male figure - Ivory Coast - African Art Tribal Art
  • Item Category: Figure, statue
  • Date/Period: Second half 20th century
  • Origin: Ivory Coast
  • Materials: Wood, raffia
  • Dimensions: 10,24 Inch
  • Weight: 0,77 Pounds
  • Note: Stand not included.
  • Additional Information: bout sixty ethnic groups populate the Ivory Coast, including the Baoulé,in the center, Akans from Ghana, people of the savannah, practicing hunting and agriculture just like the Gouro from whom they borrowed ritual cults and sculpted masks. Two types of statues are produced by the Baoulé , Baulé, in the ritual framework: The Waka-Sona statues, "being of wood" in Baoulé, evoke an assié oussou, being of the earth. They are part of a type of statues intended to be used as a medium tool by the diviners komien , the latter being selected by the spirits asye usu in order to communicate revelations from the beyond. The second type of statues are the "spouses" of the afterlife, male, the Blolo bian or female, the blolo bia, idealized sexual opposite.

    Reserve: $131.00

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    Baule male figure - Ivory Coast - African Art Tribal Art

    Estimate $205 - $236
    Jun 22, 2022
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  • Title: Baule male figure - Ivory Coast - African Art Tribal Art
  • Item Category: Figure, statue
  • Date/Period: Second half 20th century
  • Origin: Ivory Coast
  • Materials: Wood, raffia
  • Dimensions: 10,24 Inch
  • Weight: 0,77 Pounds
  • Note: Stand not included.
  • Additional Information: bout sixty ethnic groups populate the Ivory Coast, including the Baoulé,in the center, Akans from Ghana, people of the savannah, practicing hunting and agriculture just like the Gouro from whom they borrowed ritual cults and sculpted masks. Two types of statues are produced by the Baoulé , Baulé, in the ritual framework: The Waka-Sona statues, "being of wood" in Baoulé, evoke an assié oussou, being of the earth. They are part of a type of statues intended to be used as a medium tool by the diviners komien , the latter being selected by the spirits asye usu in order to communicate revelations from the beyond. The second type of statues are the "spouses" of the afterlife, male, the Blolo bian or female, the blolo bia, idealized sexual opposite.

    Reserve: $131.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
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    Good, see pictures.

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