Bamana Inspired Hand-Carved Wood Figure and Senufo Heddle Pulley, West Africa
Bamana inspired (Mali, West Africa)
Figure, 20th century
Carved wood and metal embellishment
Senufo (Côte d’Ivoire, Mali, and Burkina Faso, West Africa)
Heddle pulley, 20th century
from the collection of artists Lenore and Robert Szesko (Chicago, Illinois).
- varying degrees of elemental surface wear; scratches, chips and abrasions to each; cracks and splits to wood; surface debris and accretions.
- measures the largest piece.