This amazing bronze sculpture features a burkinabe woman bearing water, a daily task for a lot of Afican women. It is casted from solid bronze in Burkina Faso using the lost wax method. Necklace, dress and scarf details are painted by hand.
A one-of-a-kind work of art, each sculpture beautifully celebrate the essence of the woman.
- Fair Trade is so much more than a product assortment. It's about safe workplaces, fair wages and investments in the community
- This is an hand-crafted item. Colors and/or dimensions may vary slightly.
- 11 x 4 x 2 in (28 x 10 x 6 cm)
- Shipped from Montreal
Learn more ...
Burkina Faso gathers hugely talented craftsmen and women mastering several techniques, of which lost wax casting is a major one.
Our figurines are a wonderful representation of this technique. It embodies the beauty of the african woman, the grace and internal strength of the african feminine mystique.
Open in October 2000, the Ouagadougou art village brings together in a space of creation, production and trade, the works of more than 500 craftsmen and women, in order to promote Burkina Faso arts and crafts.