Superb Tribal Grebo Caterpillar Mask Liberia
11.5" h by 6" w 4.75"
( the caterpillar is a symbol of evolution and
transformation Determination,Metamorphosis,Renewal etc...)
masks are best known for their influence on early western modern art
being found in the collection of Picasso
who obtained a Grebo mask from his dealer Kahnweiler in Paris.
There is no doubt as to the influence of the
Grebo style mask upon the development of western art for they are a
complete example of geometry in