Kulongo Female Figure Cote d'Ivoire
The Kulongo Female Figure from Cote d'Ivoire is made from beautifully carved wood with intricate details. This rare piece of Kulongo art will be a stunning addition to any collection of African artifacts.
The Kulango people reside in a region bordering Burkina Faso and Ghana in Côte d’Ivoire. Their artistic creations are notably influenced by neighboring tribes, particularly the Baule. Despite limited knowledge about the Kulango, their artwork is both rare and highly coveted. The diverse art of the Kulango captivates with its intriguing and enigmatic nature. Particularly in their metal works, the bodies exhibit a remarkable freedom of expression.
Approximate Age: 20th Century
Made In: Côte d'Ivoire