This statue was carved in the style of the Dan people of Ivory Coast/Liberia. The statue features a beautiful female figure with delicate scarification on her body and a deep dark patina. She measures 22 inches tall and weighs 5 pounds. There is a chip on her hand and scuffing along with general wear and tear throughout. Please inspect photos carefully.
Female Dan Statue with Dark Patina 22″ – Ivory Coast – African Art
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Some chipping, scuffing and general wear and tear throughout.
About the Dan People
The Dan are known for their superb woodwork. Masks are the single most paramount form of artwork created by the Dan, creating a bridge between the supernatural and physical worlds.
Read more about the Dan here.