Superb large African Dogon Bronze Horseman
w/companion Cast bronze Handmade Mali .
21.5" h by 18" w by 4" 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.