Adan Ancestor Figures, Ghana

Adan Culture, Ghana
20th Century
Wood and Pigment
From 6 to 8” High by .5 to 1.5” Wide

A collection of eight hand-carved, wooden figures with natural pigments and individually based. Each with its own character and form. The group of figures create a calm, elegant and interesting sculptural group. Showing various signs of wear and age, some dating from at least the mid-20th century. The bases add one inch to the above heights. Repairs and losses.


Callie Oakes

Sheridan Oakes