Michael Pryke

Michael Pryke

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petite statuette maternité YORUBA, sud du Bénin et du Nigéria

petite statuette maternité YORUBA, sud du Bénin et du Nigéria

Couple Hemba,Congo

Couple Hemba,Congo

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Africa | Akye bound standing couple from Ivory Coast | Wood, fiber and metal

Bonhams Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers: auctioneers of art, pictures, collectables and motor cars

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Diviner's Figure | 19th–mid-20th century | Central Côte d'Ivoire, Baule peoples | Wood, pigment, beads, iron

Among the Baule peoples of Côte d'Ivoire, human experience evolves out of and remains inextricably linked to the ancestral spirit world, or blolo (roughly, "the village of truth"), which controls and determines the fate of the living