Figurative balustrade, Chief Isekhure's Home


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Figurative balustrade, Chief Isekhure's Home
© Kathy Curnow

A gilded, figurative cement balustrade alternated the figures of Edo men and women dressed in traditional wrappers. Their body proportions are natural, unlike older sculpture, which emphasized the head, the seat of one's destiny.


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