Cup carrier, Fon, Benin

650
20th century
Tribal Art
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From: 69620, Ternand, France

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    Statue representing a standing female figure. The legs are bent, the hips are wide, the arms are folded at the level of the torso and the hands come to hold the hanging breasts. The sculptor has taken care to make large nipples to accentuate the nurturing role of the breasts.
    The face is benevolent and the head is topped by a cup.
    This is a rather rare representation of a cup bearer. The sculpture is simple but, it is very delicate and balanced.
    Wood
    Fon people, Benin
    Height : 27 cm
    Mid 20th century

    Ref: HUB7NHW9WO

    Style Tribal Art (African Statues, Puppets, Dolls, Maternity of Tribal Art Style)
    Century 20th century (African Statues, Puppets, Dolls, Maternity 20th century)
    Country of origin Benin
    Artist Fon
    Height (cm) 27 cm
    Materials Wood
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
    Location 69620, Ternand, France

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