Tunisian, 20th century, male.
Sculptor. Figures, nudes, portraits, animals.
Béchir Zribi worked for a long period as a cabinetmaker and was known for his copies of bourgeois styles of the past. Staying with the material and the technique from his previous profession, he went on to sculpt directly from wood. He occasionally works with stone, also cutting directly, using the chisel in place of the gouge....