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Fragment of Figure

Date:
16th–20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment, nail, staple, glue
Dimensions:
H. 44 1/4 x W. 11 1/4 x D. 4 1/4 in. (112.4 x 28.6 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Lester Wunderman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.394.9
Not on view
Lester Wunderman, New York, until 1977

Laude, Jean. African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers. New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1973, no.19, p. 46.

Ezra, Kate. Art of the Dogon: Selections from the Lester Wunderman Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1988, no. 4.

Leloup, Hélène, ed. Dogon: Catalogue of an exhibition held at Musée du quai Branly, Paris, April 5–July 24, 2011. Paris: Musée du Quai Branly, 2011, Checklist #9, p. 351.



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