Fine Baule Wood Carved Mask

14028. Fine Baule Wood Carved Mask

Ivory Coast; Cote DÂ’Ivorie. 19th Century CE

A fine and expressive wood face mask with high crested coiffure in tight rows, thin arched brows, pierced slit eyes, slender elegant nose, small grooved mouth with scarification at corners. This may be a hanging mask as the back is slightly flatened.

Dimensions: 11-3/4 inches H. + custom mount

Provenance Ex Klaus Scholze, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Fine style masterful carving of a hardwood.


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