Superb large African Dogon Bronze Horseman
w/ 3 companions Cast bronze Handmade Mali .
17" h by 17" w by 3.5" D
This sculpture reflects the artistry, power, and authority of the Dogon blacksmith, as it was he who also carved the well-known wooden sculptures used by the Dogon. Iron sculpture special meaning for the Dogon for they blend symbol and a powerful aesthetic in a very abstract image.