Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Female Figure

Date:
19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire, central Côte d'Ivoire
Culture:
Baule peoples
Medium:
Wood, glass beads, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 18 1/8 x W. 3 3/8 x D. 3 1/2 in. (46 x 8.6 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.40
Not on view
Alexina Matisse, New York, until 1950; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1950, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Exhibitions on the Occasion of the First International Congress of African Culture: National Gallery, Salisbury August 1-September 30, 1962: One Hundred Masterpieces of Ancient African Sculpture. Salisbury: National Gallery, Salisbury, 1962, 75.

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 324.



Related Objects

Male Diviner's Figure

Date: 19th–mid-20th century Medium: Wood, pigment, beads, iron Accession: 1978.412.390 On view in:Gallery 352

Male Poro Figure (Pombia)

Date: 19th–mid-20th century Medium: Wood Accession: 1978.412.315 On view in:Gallery 350

Pair of Diviner's Figures

Date: 19th–mid-20th century Medium: Wood, pigment, beads, iron Accession: 1978.412.390-.391 On view in:Not on view

Female Figure

Date: 19th–mid-20th century Medium: Wood, pigment, beads, cord Accession: 1979.206.113 On view in:Gallery 352

Face Mask (Kpeliye'e)

Date: 19th–mid-20th century Medium: Wood, horns, raffia fiber, cotton cloth, feather, metal, sacrificial material Accession: 1978.412.489 On view in:Gallery 350