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Lot 194: A Baule Maternity
November 26, 2016
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Description: A Baule Maternity of the Sarkasso region, posted on a rectangular, rounded plinth, seated on a two legs stool, in slightly inclined position, wearing a loincloth of fabric, scarification patterns of the family related origin all over the sculpture; different layers of surfaces and remnants of white pigments on the eyes, partly encrusted signs of scarifications, all over in an abandoned condition, the plinth with fine age cracks under remnants of earth.Height: 52 cmWeight: 1,5 kg