Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Monkey Figure for Mbra

Date:
19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire, central Côte d'Ivoire
Culture:
Baule peoples
Medium:
Wood, cotton, cane, iron, bronze
Dimensions:
H. 32 11/16 x W. 10 3/8 x D. 12 1/8 in. (83.1 x 26.3 x 30.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1965
Accession Number:
1978.412.332
Not on view
[Jean le Cannelier, until 1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 330.

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