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Prosopon VII. Pauline Makuala Pauline Makuala
The prosopon VII shows three figures midway between mask and face. These figures are characterized by flat areas of different colors black brown bypassed. What gives them the relief. The left figure is a representation of a mask in the shape of human skull. The figure is based on the shrunken head of an Indian Yoruna Munduruku Brazil. The central figure has eyes in the form of an open book. The curved black lines as a headdress are like those of the mask kifwebe Songye, the Democratic Republic of the Congo ..
Prosopon VII
Art by Independent Artists,  Paintings,  Acrylic
Author: Pauline Makuala
180 x  120 cm  /   70.9 x  47.2 in
Weight 10 kg   /  22.05 lbs
Themes: Masks  /   Origin: Arts of Africa  /   Genre: Outsider Art  /   Characteristic: Triptychs  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Original  /   Artists types: Independant artists  /   Mounting: On Wood  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
Posted: february 22, 2011 / Modified: february 22, 2011
Copyright Pauline Makuala

Prosopon VII
300 €  213 £  342 $ 
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Pauline Makuala
Pauline Makuala
Artist Painter 
Paris, France
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