This statue was carved in the style of the Dan people of Ivory Coast/Liberia. The statue features a female figure with beautiful scarification marks. She is seated on a stool and is nursing her child. The statue measures 18 inches tall and weighs 2 pounds. There is a repair to the back right leg of the stool along with some cracking, scuffing and wear and tear – please inspect photos carefully.
Gorgeous Female Dan Statue 18″ – Ivory Coast – African Art
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Repair to leg of chair. Cracking and wear and tear.
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.