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Masque facial Lomane Yohouré
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Ex-French African art collection.
Birds, totemic animals illustrated by a group of four, rise in a stage at the top of this African mask of the I. Finely worked hair, divided into three, is an indicator of wealth. The delicate shape of the face, the smooth and sainy patina, reveal the talent of the sculptors of African tribal art of Côte d'Ivoire. This copy named Anoman , Lomane , (baoulé bird) is part of the fourth of the seven masks I who originally danced around the deceased and leaned to touch him for a purifying purpose. It also appears at present during rejoicing. The Yaouré are a subgroup of the Akan people present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the Baoulé and the Gouros, one can feel in the art yaouré the influence of these ethnic groups through the ...


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Yohouré Mask Kokolé kwain du Dja
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African art Yohouré.
Topped with an open panel and four tubular elements evoking the masculine, this African yohouré mask is enhanced with copper slats. White pigments contrast with the dark patina. As is often the case with yohours, a frieze of triangular motifs underlines the elegant patterned face. The Yaouré are a subgroup of the Akan people present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the Baoulé and the Gouros, one can feel in the art yaouré the influence of these ethnic groups through the attention to detail and aesthetics. The African art masks Yaouré, or Yauré , are divided into two groups that are difficult to distinguish, the I, with sometimes the addition of coloured pigments, and the lo, usually with dark patina, which intervene during funeral ceremonies ...


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Yohoure Mask of the "Je"
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A lively polychrome peeling embellishes this African mask sculpted by craftsmen of the Yohouré ethnic group. A zoomorphic figure (monkey?) throne at the top of this mask of the I. The tripartite hair, whose chisels represent the braids, is an indicator of wealth. The delicate pattern of the face with full cheeks, the polished surface with brilliant reflections, reveal the talent of the sculptors of African tribal art of Côte d'Ivoire.
The Yaouré are a subgroup of the Akan people present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the Baoulé and the Gouros, one can feel in the art yaouré the influence of these ethnic groups through the attention to detail and aesthetics. The african art masks Yaouré, or Yauré , whose Baoulé have similar models, are divided into two groups ...


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Yohoure Lomane Mask
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African art > African mask > Yaoure Mask

A subgroup of the people Akan present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana, the Yaouré produced sculptural art influenced by the neighbouring ethnic groups Baoulé and Gouros, and vice versa. This African mask belonging to the company I is topped with a stylized bird figure. A tripartite hair decorated with diamonds dug into the wood highlights the bulging forehead, and a collar of triangular patterns surrounds the face. Fine scarifications of the temples mark the temples. Mahogany brown patina. This copy, which could be attributed to the group of Anoman , Lomane , (bird) is part of the fourth of the seven masks I originally danced around the deceased and leaned up to touch him for a purifying purpose. It also appears at present during rejoicing. . African art masks Yaouré , or Yauré , whose Baoulé ...


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Yohoure Kokole Dja Kwain Mask
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African art > African mask > Yaouré Mask

Surmounted by an open panel and four tubular elements evoking the masculine, this African yohouré mask is enhanced with copper slats and tapestry nails. White pigments contrast with the dark patina. As is often the case with yohours, a frieze of triangular motifs underlines the elegant patterned face. The Yaouré are a subgroup of the Akan people present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the Baoulé and the Gouros, one can feel in the art yaouré the influence of these ethnic groups through the attention to detail and aesthetics. The african art masks Yaouré, or Yauré , are divided into two groups that are difficult to differentiate, the I , sometimes with the addition of coloured pigments, and the lo , usually with dark patina, which intervene during funeral ceremonies or ...

Baoulé Mask / Yaouré Yohoure
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The African art of the Baoulé, an Akan group established in the south-east of Côte d'Ivoire, includes a wide range of masks renowned for their quality, finesse and symmetry. On the one hand, these African masks transposing the main facial features of a very beautiful girl or a remarkable man, "masques-portraits", which were exhibited at particularly theatrical events where women held one great role, on the other, masks of conjuring, and initiation, intervening in ceremonies that were forbidden to them. Sacred masks, they could endanger their lives, or at most their fertility. The Yohouré sculpture has also been influenced by their neighbours, combining decorative elements that are sometimes foreign to the great finesse of execution that characterizes them. This circular mask sports a ...

Yaoure Mask, Yohoure, Lomane
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African art > African mask > Yaoure Mask

Ex-Belgian African art collection.
A volatile is carved in a round-bump at the top of this African mask. Finely worked hair, divided into three, is an indicator of wealth. A delicately worked face, finely chiseled patterns, a smooth, sainly patina with dark reflections, reveal the talent of African tribal art sculptors in Côte d'Ivoire. Metal patterns are also often common on baoulé masks. This copy named Anoman , Lomane , (bird) is part of the fourth of the seven masks I who originally danced around the deceased and leaned to touch him for a purifying purpose. It also appears at present during rejoicing. The Yaouré are a subgroup of the Akan people present in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the Baoulé and the Gouros, one can feel in the art yaouré the influence ...

Yohoure Lomane Mask
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African art Yohoure
Ram horns and a volatile with unfurled plumage offer a colorful image for this African mask belonging to the company I. A tripartite hair carefully engraved with triangular motifs borders the forehead of this Yohouré face, Yaouré, with regular features, while an open collar fills the contours of the face. The smooth, saatin surface has a dark lightening colour on the protrusions and polychrome tones. This copy, which could be attributed to the group of Anoman , Lomane , (bird) is part of the fourth of the seven masks I originally danced around the deceased and leaned up to touch him for a purifying purpose. It also appears at present during rejoicing. The Yaouré are a subgroup of the people Akan found in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Geographically close to the ...


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