Bust of an African Woman by Charles Henry Joseph Cordier 1851 Bronze.
Charles Henry Joseph Cordier was a frenchman who’s best known for his ethnographic sculptures. Though hes a white dude, he really captures the essence of this African Woman. Thanks http://thetableoftruth.tumblr.com/ for the find!
Yinka Adeyemi has been one of Nigeria’s leading contemporary artists for the past four decades. He is among the original artists of the distinguished Oshogbo art movement of the Yoruba of western Nigeria. Oshogbo is known for its rich cultural heritage, which has been celebrated annually with the Osun Festival.