Bronze Male And Female Paired Figures

$3,500.00

Ibo Tribe.

A Southeast Nigerian ethnic group with a contemporary population of approximately 90,000 people. Due to the many subgroups and diverse works of art it is difficult to generalize about the Ibo art style. Masking is one of the most common art forms however, bronze castings, copper objects and elaborate castings of leaded bronze have been found as far back as the 19th Century and constitutes the earliest sculptures found in Igboland.

Description

Ibo Tribe.

A Southeast Nigerian ethnic group with a contemporary population of approximately 90,000 people. Due to the many subgroups and diverse works of art it is difficult to generalize about the Ibo art style. Masking is one of the most common art forms however, bronze castings, copper objects and elaborate castings of leaded bronze have been found as far back as the 19th Century and constitutes the earliest sculptures found in Igboland.

Additional information

Origin

Nigeria / Benue

Dimensions

30" x 11" x 6" (Male Figure) 26.75" x 11" x 4.25" (Female Figure)


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