Dogon wall painting with iconic colors and animistic ritual figu by Ferenc Boros for Stocksy United

Dogon wall painting with iconic colors and animistic ritual figu

Dogon wall painting with ritual dance figures like the ceremonial Sirige mask. The three iconic colors: Red symbilises the blood, wich represents the connection to the family involving tradition and the care of parents. Black means the ninght, the time of rest and leisure. White is daylight as the time of labour. Cliff-dwelling in Dogon Country, Bandiagara escarpment, Mali, Africa.

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Uploaded 3 April, 2013
Camera: Canon EOS 20D

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