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Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur

About the Artist

Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur
Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur
Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur
Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur

A legendary sign painter from the Mossi people, Rasmané was born in 1946 in the town of Sapomé, 140 km from Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso (then Upper Volta).  He sometimes used the initails NRD, for his family name, Nikéma, his name Rasmané, followed by his profession, "Dessinateur".  During his painting career he produced work in Togo and the Ivory Coast as well as Burkina Faso.

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Vintage Rasmané Barber Shop Sign
SKU: BS-464

By Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur - Burkina Faso (b.1946 - ?)
Oil paint on sheet metal (25 13/4" x 19 3/4")
c. 1985

Ex collection of Craft Caravan - New York, Santa Fe.

$1200

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Four Strong Women - Hair Sign from Burkina Faso
SKU: BS-432

By Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur - Burkina Faso (b.1946 - ?)
Oil paint on plywood (12 1/2" x 35 1/2")
c. 1985
Ex. Ford Wheeler Collection.

$650

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"BON COIFFEURE ChEZ LALLAS" barber sign
SKU: BS-ED-1531

Signed NRD (for Nikéma Rasmané Dessinateur) - Burkina Faso (b.1946 - ?)
Oil paint on plywood (14" x 23", 36 cm x 58.5 cm)
c. 1985
Ex. Esger Duintger collection.

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