African Tribal Mask

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421


African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421    African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-31.5/16.7 CM. African art from the banks of the Cavally and its fantastic masks. Four tubular pupils reflecting extra lucid faculties mask, a rectangular volume for the mouth, and a wide forehead surmounted mask : these fascinating kru masks evoke a fantastic world.

The Kru are divided into twenty-four subgroups, including the Grebo, which are located in southern Liberia and southwestern Côte d'Ivoire. Their leader is the bodio, who lives in a hut, the takae.

Their masks with tubular excrescences would be of oubi origin, and could symbolize the mythical creatures which populate the forests of the banks of the Cavally, to which the people address themselves through ritual ceremonies. The interest of cubist painters and modern sculptors for the abstract forms of the Grebo mask could be read in some of their works, such as Picasso's metal guitar in 1914. An original patina covers the item. AFRICAN Vintage Hand Carved Antique tribal mask anantaya-3760.

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Dan-Kran-3428. African Art African real african figure, Fine Old holo yaka njila figure-3011. African Vintage Hand Carved Wooden decor Mask Baule Mblo Portrait Mask -1641. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Masks".

The seller is "naga_4823" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Provenance: Ownership History Not Available
  2. Country/Region of Manufacture: Burkina Faso
  3. Handmade: Yes
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Culture: African


African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421    African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Wall Hanging Mask Grebo Kru-4421