Réf : 70190
Gurunsi Stool from Burkina Faso
Sometimes attributed to the ethnic groups Lobi (Bonham's - Los Angeles, May 22, 2018) or Bwa/Nuna (Sotheby's - Pierre Guerre Collection, Paris, June 15, 2011) this rare turtle head seat from Burkina Faso has the particularity of a decoration of engravings on all its upper part.
A beautiful honey-colored patina on his seat slices with the blackness of the feet of the object.
Provenance: Maine Durieu Gallery, Paris. Formerly in a private french collection.