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Wax Model of Female Figure

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire, Central Côte d'Ivoire
Culture:
Baule peoples
Medium:
Wax
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/2 x W. 2 1/2 in. (21.6 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Wax-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.387
Not on view
[Ernst Anspach, New York, until 1974]

Jones, Julie, and Susan Mullin Vogel. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) (1965–75), pp. 171–183.



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