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'Sunbathing' original stone Shona sculpture by Washington Msonza
By Washington Msonza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Sunbathing' is an original stone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Washington Msonza. In the sculpture, a woman reclines nude and on the ground in a moment of relaxation under the ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Honeymoon' original stone Shona sculpture by Marowa & Chideu
By Tendai Marowa & Stanley Chideu
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Honeymoon' is an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artists Tendai Marowa and Stanley Chideu. The sculpture presents a tall and elegant figure. The figure is highly st...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Flower' original signed stone Shona sculpture by Obert Mukumbi
By Obert Mukumbi
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Flower' is an original opal serpentine sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Obert Mukumbi. In the sculpture, Obert emphasizes the abstract qualities of the natural forms of the calla ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Carved Stone Shona Sculpture, "Mother and Child"
Located in New York, NY
A beautifully carved stone Shona sculpture from Zimbabwe depicting a mother tenderly cradling her child. A simple and moving piece by the artist Tmuk. BH113.
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Late 20th Century Zimbabwean Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Caring Mother' original springstone Shona sculpture by Brighton Mutongwizo
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Caring Mother' is an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Brighton Mutongwizo. The sculpture presents a moment of motherly devotion, with a woman's tall figure em...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Togetherness' original stone Shona sculpture signed by Phineas Masaya
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Togetherness' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Phineas Masaya. The sculpture presents an image of two figures in unity, their bodies together mak...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Listening Friend' springstone Shona sculpture signed by Chemedu Jemali
By Chemedu Jemali
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Listening Friend' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Chemedu Jemali. The sculpture presents the head and torso of a figure, highly abstracted in Je...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Bird' original springstone Shona sculpture signed by Terence Nehumba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Bird' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Terence Paradzai Nehumba. Terence was trained in the Shona stone carving tradition and this is an excellen...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Flower' original stone Shona sculpture signed by Benjamin Mundara
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Flower' is an original fruit serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Benjamin Mundara. The title 'Flower' in this case is more suggestive than definitive, as the sculpt...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Bird' original stone Shona sculpture by Samuel Tichafa Masakwa
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Bird' is an original opal serpentine sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Samuel Tichafa Masakwa. Trained in the Shona stone carving tradition, the artists here presents an elegantly ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Father Christmas' original stone Shona sculpture by Marowa & Chideu
By Tendai Marowa & Stanley Chideu
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Father Christmas,' an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artists Tendai Marowa and Stanley Chideu, would make an excellent holiday gift that can be displayed year-roun...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Face' original signed cobalt stone Shona sculpture by Obert Mukumbi
By Obert Mukumbi
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Face' is an original cobalt sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Obert Mukumbi. This sculpture demonstrates the artist's influence from the great Shona sculptor Coleen Madamombe, who ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Owl' original opal serpentine Shona sculpture signed by Joel Nhete
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Owl' is an original opal serpentine stone sculpture signed by the contemporary Zimbabwean artist Joel Nhete. The artist presents in this sculpture a highly abstracted figure of a wi...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Fish Totem' original signed stone Shona sculpture by Obert Mukumbi
By Obert Mukumbi
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Fish Totem' is an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Obert Mukumbi. The sculpture presents an interactive and playful combination of subjects, both of which are...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Angel' original black stone Shona sculpture signed by Felix Mlungisi
By Felix Mlungisi
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Angel' is original black serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Felix Mlungisi. In this work, the angel is stylized in the manner of the Shona sculptors: The angel lea...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Mother and Child' original stone Shona sculpture by Obert Mukumbi sitting
By Obert Mukumbi
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Mother and Child' is an original stone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Obert Mukumbi. This sculpture is unlike most other examples of Shona sculpture in that it has been carved t...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Stretching' original opal serpentine Shona sculpture signed by Canaan Ngandu
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Stretching' is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Canaan Musiyiwa Ngandu. The sculpture presents an abstract figure in Ngandu's quintessential sty...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Kudu' original springstone Shona sculpture antelope signed by Terence Nehumba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Kudu' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Terence Paradzai Nehumba. Terence was trained in the Shona stone carving tradition and this is an excellen...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Protected by Spirits' original stone Shona sculpture by Marowa & Chideu
By Tendai Marowa & Stanley Chideu
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Protected by Spirits' is an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artists Tendai Marowa and Stanley Chideu. The sculpture presents a tall and curving face with a ring-sha...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Stork Bird' original opal serpentine Shona sculpture signed by Jonathan Nhete
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Stork Bird' is an original opal serpentine stone sculpture signed by the contemporary Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Nhete. The artist presents in this sculpture a highly abstracted fig...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Proud Woman' original stone Shona sculpture dress hair singed by P. Mua
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Proud Woman' is an original stone sculpture dress hair singed by the Zimbabwean artist P. Mua. The artist presents an elegant and curvilinear figure of a woman, her hair seeming to ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Ready for Marriage' original stone Shona sculpture signed by Washington Msonza
By Washington Msonza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Ready for Marriage' is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Washington Msonza. The sculpture features a single elegant figure in a flowing gown, sta...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Me and My Family' original stone Shona sculpture by Picket Mazhindu Bumhira
By Picket Mazhindu Bumhira
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Me and My Family' is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Picket Mazhindu Bumhira. Family groupings like this are a beloved theme seen in the works ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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'Special Catch' stone Shona sculpture figure and fish signed by Chemedu Jemali
By Chemedu Jemali
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Special Catch' is an original sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Chemedu Jemali. The sculpture presents the head and torso of a figure clutching to a fish, each highly abstra...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Lovers' original stone Shona sculpture of man and woman by Benjamin Mundara
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Lovers' is an original springstone sculpture by the Zimbabwean artist Benjamin Mundara. The sculpture depicts a man and woman who, as is suggested by the title, are entwined in love...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Arrogance, Shona
By Tafunga Bonjisi
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental, unique, original stone by master artist Tafunga Bonjisi. Tafunga Bonjisi.(born 1982) is a Zimbabwean sculptor.Born a twin in Ruwa, Bonjisi is the brother of sculptors Wi...
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2010s Cubist Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

  • Arrogance, Shona
  • Arrogance, Shona
  • Arrogance, Shona
  • Arrogance, Shona
H 56 in. W 32 in. D 24 in.
'Elephant' original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This small and intimate sculpture of an elephant is a heartfelt and doting example of the sculpture of the Shona artists of Zimbabwe, but also demonstrates the clever use of the text...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Proud Wopman Shona
By Tafunga Bonjisi
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental, unique, original cobalt stone by master artist Tafunga Bonjisi. Tafunga Bonjisi.(born 1982) is a Zimbabwean sculptor.Born a twin in Ruwa, Bonjisi is the brother of sculpt...
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2010s Cubist Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

The Model, Shona
By Witness Bonjesi
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental, Unique sculpture in springstone. Witness Bonjesi was born 1975 in Zimbabwe A native of Mudzi, Mutoko, Witness grew up in Domboshoava, Chinamhora, There he completed pri...
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2010s Cubist Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

  • The Model, Shona
  • The Model, Shona
  • The Model, Shona
  • The Model, Shona
H 54 in. W 28 in. D 12 in.
Modernist 1950s Limestone Shona Musician Sculpture
By Marian Groce
Located in Garnerville, NY
Carved limestone shona style sculpture of a conga player, circa 1950. The artist, Marian Groce, shows her clear influence of African tribal art and the Mexican mural painters of the ...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Limestone

Giraffe Bookends original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This bookend set, taking the shape of a drinking giraffe, is a graceful example of the functional designs of the Shona sculptors of Zimbabwe. The giraffe itself is languid and gracef...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Preoccupied' original signed Shona stone sculpture by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Preoccupied' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's w...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Ostrich' original Shona springstone sculpture signed by Brian Nehumba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Ostrich' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Brian Nehumba. Brian was trained in the Shona stone carving tradition and this is an excellent example ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Meditation' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Dudzai Mushawepwere
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Meditation' original opal serpentine sculpture signed by Zimbabwean artist Dudzai Mushawepwere. The sculpture uses abstraction in the human figure to capture an abstract state of mi...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Scratching Bird' Shona stone sculpture signed by Chenjerai Chiripanyanga
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Scratching Bird' is an original opal serpentine stone sculpture signed by the contemporary Zimbabwean artist Chenjerai Chiripanyanga. The artist presents in this sculpture a highly ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Chicken' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Samuel Likongwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Chicken' is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbbwean artist Samuel Likongwe. Based in Harare, Likongwe was trained in the Shona stone sculpting tradition and hi...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Lady Creation' original Shona stone sculpture by Marshford Kanyemba
By Marshford Kanyemba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Lady Creation' is an original opal-stone sculpture by Zimbabwean artist Marshford Kanyemba, being a smaller and more intimate example of his work. In the sculpture, the beautifully ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Famine' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Rangarirai Makunde
By Rangarirai Makunde
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Famine' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Rangarirai Makunde. The sculpture presents a solitary figure who stands facing directly forward. He hold...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Exercising' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Exercising' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's wo...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Grandmother' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Grandmother' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's w...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Greetings' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Greetings' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's wor...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

"Judge," Serpentine Stone Sculpture by Shona Artist John Takawira
By John Takawira
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Judge" is an original serpentine stone sculpture by John Takawira. The artist signed the piece, and it weighs 198 lbs. This piece features an abstracted face emerging from natural s...
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1980s Post-Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

"Monumental," Springstone Sculpture signed by Shona artist Phineas Masaya
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Monumental" is an original springstone sculpture by Shona sculptor Phineas Masaya. The artist signed the piece. This artwork features an abstracted figure. 10 1/2" x 4" x 4" art ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Proud Woman, Shona
By Tafunga Bonjisi
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Monumental, unique, original cobalt stone by master artist Tafunga Bonjisi. Tafunga Bonjisi.(born 1982) is a Zimbabwean sculptor.Born a twin in Ruwa, Bonjisi is the brother of sculpt...
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2010s Cubist Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Proud Woman, Shona
H 42 in. W 30 in. D 10 in.
'Bride' original Shona springstone sculpture signed by Brian Nehumba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Bride' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Brian Nehumba. Brian was trained in the Shona stone carving tradition and this is an excellent example of...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Flamingo' original Shona springstone sculpture signed by Brian Nehumba
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Flamingo' is an original springstone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Brian Nehumba. Brian was trained in the Shona stone carving tradition and this is an excellent example...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Hope' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Dudzai Mushawepwere
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Hope' original springstone sculpture signed by Zimbabwean artist Dudzai Mushawepwere. The sculpture uses abstraction in the human figure to capture an abstract state of mind: the sc...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'African Queen' Shona stone sculpture signed by Chenjerai Chiripanyanga
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'African Queen' is an original opal serpentine stone sculpture signed by the contemporary Zimbabwean artist Chenjerai Chiripanyanga. The sculpture itself stands tall and proud like a...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Proud Woman' original Shona stone sculpture by Chenjerai Chiripanyanga
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Proud Woman' is an original opal serpentine stone sculpture by the contemporary Zimbabwean artist Chenjerai Chiripanyanga. The artist presents in this sculpture a highly abstracted ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Grandmother' original signed Shona stone sculpture by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Grandmother' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's w...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

African Shona Modern Abstract Carved Stone Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
African modern abstract carved stone sculpture made by the Shona tribe. The piece has rough surfaces and smooth polished surfaces and depicts an abstract person. In great vintage con...
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20th Century Zimbabwean Modern Abstract Sculptures

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Stone

'Dressed For Tonight' Shona stone sculpture signed by Rangarirai Makunde
By Rangarirai Makunde
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Dressed For Tonight' is an original black serpentine stone sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Rangarirai Makunde. The sculpture presents the figure of a tall and elegant woma...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Bird Chicken' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Samuel Likongwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Bird Chicken' is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbbwean artist Samuel Likongwe. Based in Harare, Likongwe was trained in the Shona stone sculpting tradition a...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Excited Girl' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Excited Girl' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe's ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Playing Sisters' original Shona stone sculpture signed by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Playing Sisters' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character common to Madamombe...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Family' original signed Shona stone sculpture by Wonder Mazhindu Bumhira
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Family' is an original stone sculpture signed by Zimbabwean artist Wonder Mazhindu Bumhira. The composition is an example of the family groupings, with each figure arranged as thoug...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Notorious Leader' original stone sculpture by Shona artist Nigel James
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Notorious Leader' is an original opal serpentine sculpture by Zimbabwean artist Nigel James. The sculpture, a mask-like face of a man, takes joy and pride in the texture of the ston...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Mother Elephant with Baby' original African Shona stone sculpture Zimbabwe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
This small and intimate sculpture of a mother and infant elephant is a heartfelt and doting example of the sculpture of the Shona artists of Zimbabwe, but also demonstrates the cleve...
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Late 20th Century Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

'Grandmother With Her Granddaughter' Shona stone sculpture by Colleen Madamombe
By Colleen Madamombe
Located in Milwaukee, WI
'Grandmother With Her Granddaughter' is an original black serpentine sculpture by the celebrated second generation Shona artist Colleen Madamombe. The sculpture presents a character ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

"Traditional Dresser," Opal Stone Sculpture by Shona Sculptor Washington Msonza
By Washington Msonza
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Traditional Dresser" is an original opal serpentine sculpture signed by the Zimbabwean artist Washington Msonza. The sculpture features a single elegant figure in a flowing gown, st...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

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Shona Sculptures For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of shona sculptures is available on 1stDibs. Finding the ideal Contemporary examples of these works for your living room, whether you’re looking for small- or large-size pieces, is no easy task — start by shopping our selection today. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. You can search the shona sculptures that we have for sale on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of gray, black, brown and beige. Many versions of these artworks are appealing in their rich colors and composition, but Colleen Madamombe, Obert Mukumbi, Chemedu Jemali, Rangarirai Makunde and Tendai Marowa & Stanley Chideu produced especially popular works that are worth a look. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in stone — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much are Shona Sculptures?

Shona sculptures can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $6,250, while the lowest priced sells for $250 and the highest can go for as much as $202,500.