THE DANCE III

THE DANCE III 
“The Dance III” is a three dimensional Sculptural figure measured at 26.5cm in height and on a base of 15.5cm × 9.5cm. It has been cast in resin and coffee brown auto base paint has been used in patinating the piece. It depicts a female Efik dancer from the Niger-Delta area of Nigeria with both arms raised and fingers spread. Its has been rendered in naturalistic style. She wears a shirt and ties a short loincloth. The dancer has an elaborate hair-do and fluffs around her shoulders as she raises her arms. A combination of fluffs and bells are around her shin as well. Around her neck and cross-wise her torso are beads. The piece captures an Efik lady, elegantly dressed, doing the Efik Dance.