Caryatid throne of a woman. Front view.
19th c African (Central) Luba (West) Sculpture
(active Congo, c. 1850 - 1900, Congo)
Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Tervuren. Belgium. Musée Royal d'Afrique Centrale.
This is one of twenty figures attributed to the Buli Master who shows the same long face. The elegant woman has elaborate tattooing.