The Hourglass Ottoman - Bakuba Lodge
This colorful hourglass ottoman is our interpretation of traditional African raffia applique. Unique to the Congo (formerly Zaire) traditional kuba is a detailed abstract art form, widely studied for its complexities. For centuries, these geometric African patterns have influenced artists from Matisse to Picasso. Our version has been simplified into a repeat and treated with an evocative wash reminiscent of water color. Bakuba Lodge Hourglass Ottoman, complete with nailhead trim.