Modern Woman Bronze Figurine from Burkina Faso


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Modern Woman Bronze Figurine from Burkina Faso.

Metal artisans from Burkina Faso use age old lost wax technique to create these bronze figurines. A wax figure of the design is first made and is set in plaster. The plaster mold is filled with molten bronze to create a hollow bronze sculpture. The metal art work found now is adapted to changing times and is a showcase of modern african art.

Modern woman bronze figure is a representation of the independent, well-dressed and well-read woman of today. Woman figure is adorned in gold top, gold skirt and hat. Woman is sitting with crossed legs and reading a book. This bronze figure is a sitting figure and can be rested on book shelves or tables. Figure measures 4" in length, 4" in width and 6" in height. This is a handcrafted item, so product may vary slightly in color and craft from the images.

This bronze figure is made by metal artisans in Burkina Faso.