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Sans titre (Figure avec bâton de danse "oshe shango")

Gbadamosi, Buraimoh (*1938), Nigéria

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Susanne Wenger (1915-2009), Graz/ Oshogbo, Austria/ Nigeria
Rolf Crüsemann-Brockmann, Hamburg, Germany
H: 60 cm 1500 EUR
Frais supplémentaires : 23% de commission, TVA, expédition et assurance transport

stone, Buraimoh Gbadamosi is an important representative of the New Sacred Art movement, which established itself in Nigeria in the 1960s in the environment of the artist and Yoruba priest Susanne Wenger and sought to revive the sacred grove of Oshogbo. Gbadamosis stone and wood sculptures characterize this sacred grove in southwest Nigeria, which has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 2005.