Baga Nimba Shoulder Mask, Guinea
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Mid 20th century or earlier, carved hardwood with areas of iron tack decoration.
54.5 x 19 x 24 in.
From the Jean Francois Provost Collection of African Art, Hillsborough, North Carolina
An exceptional and imposing example of a classic African form that inspired a young and impressionable Pablo Picasso.
Expected wear; some age cracks; chipping to the lower right front leg.
$400 - 800