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Burkina Bronzes

Reader in Red Bronze Sculpture

Swahili Modern

BK25A

  • Artisans in Burkina Faso use the lost wax method to cast this vividly stunning bronze statue that pay tribute to literacy in Africa and women readers everywhere. 

    An amazing value compared to similar bronze sculptures sold in the US, the these one-of-a-kind works of African art add beauty and meaning to any ledge in your home.

    Measure 5"L x 4"W x 13"T. Some variation will occur.

  • Artisans in Burkina Faso convey the serene beauty of feminine Africa in bronze, cast with the lost wax method: the sculpture is carved in beeswax and a clay mold is formed around it, then the wax is melted away, leaving a void to fill with molten bronze.


Vendor: Swahili Modern



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