Project Description

Noh mask of Buaku

Biting his lower lip, his brow dimpled. The surface of the mask appears to be original, inevitably with some losses

With brand Gocho (?) behind and labels from two old French collections

Unsigned. Probably first half 17th century

Height: 20 cm


Following a now famous documentary, this type of mask is now widely thought of in France as resembling former President Jacques Chirac