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Superb and Rare 19th Century Baule Chair from the Ivory Coast

$27,500

About

Important and rare with beautiful heads as finials, fully formed with 'deco' touches and finely carved surface patterns. Beautiful untouched rich patina. For similar examples see Sotheby's Paris 12/12/12 lot 61, and Binoche et Giquello, Drouot, Paris Mar 1, 2013 lot 122.

Details

  • Creator
    Baule Tribe (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 35 in. (88.9 cm)Width: 16 in. (40.64 cm)Depth: 21.5 in. (54.61 cm)Seat Height: 14.5 in. (36.83 cm)
  • Style
    Tribal (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Tears to hide seat, structure solid.
  • Seller Location
    Sharon, CT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3438322951602

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