The Mende Sowei/Bundu Mask of the Sande Society

The Mende Sowei/Bundu Mask of the Sande Society

Posted by Admin on 7/31/2017 to African Art Information
Information on the Mende Bundu or Sowei mask from Sierra Leone


African Art Exhibition: Los Angeles, California

African Art Exhibition: Los Angeles, California

Posted by Admin on 6/27/2017 to News
Currently on view at the Los Angeles Museum of Art, (www.lacma.org), is an African art Exhibition called The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendance in African Art.......


Fang Bieri Box

Fang Bieri Box

Posted by Frank Eagar on 12/2/2016 to Sold Items
A Fine Fang Bieri Box from a private USA Collection...

Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Posted by Frank Eagar on 12/1/2016 to Sold Items
A fine Yoruba ère ìbejì figure form a private USA collection.
Yaure Lomane Mask

Yaure Lomane Mask

Posted by Frank Eagar on 11/14/2016 to Sold Items
Yaure Lomane Mask

This Yaure mask, with a depiction of a hornbil, is called lomane. The words is dervied from anoman, which means "bird" in the Baule language and occurs in the sons that accompany the maskers performance. In most Yaure viliages, the lomane mask............