Prestige Stool: Figurative Base, Wood, Pende peoples

Prestige Stool: Figurative Base

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Pende peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 x W. 13 5/8, Upper base diameter 10 3/4 in. (23.5 x 34.6 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Alvin Abrams, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.408
Not on view
Alvin Abrams, Connecticut and New York, until 1976

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Strother, Zoe S. Inventing Masks: Agency and History in the Art of the Central Pende. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Strother, Zoe S. Pende. Visions d'Afrique. Milan: 5 Continents, 2008.