Colonial statue with orange suit H193


“Colon” is the French noun for “colonist” and identifies a genre of wooden figurative sculpture from West Africa which originated during the colonial period. These statues commonly depict European officials such as civil servants, doctors, soldiers or Europeanised middle-class Africans. They are often characterised by recurrent decorative motifs, such as helmets, suits, official uniforms or pipes.


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Weight 5.3 kg
Dimensions 20 × 20 × 193 cm