Shield
Kirdi/Podoko, Cameroon/Chad, Africa
Wicker, Raw Cotton, Possibly Insect Cocoon
36 1/3” Tall x 9” Wide
20th C.
 
Provenance:  Ex.  Andres Moraga
 
$3,200
This raw, organic, tactile shield is from the border region of Chad and Cameroon.  While appearing to be crudely built, it feels completely modern.  Could this have inspired Andy Goldsworthy?