Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Half Figure: Male

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lualaba River region
Culture:
Kusu peoples
Medium:
Wood, beads, oil patina
Dimensions:
H. 8 3/4 x W. 1 7/8 x D. 2 in. (22.2 x 4.8 x 5.1cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
1978.412.616
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
Clark and Frances Stillman, New York, until 1970; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1970–1978

Neyt, Francois. La Grande Statuaire Hemba. Louvain-La-Neuve: Institut Supérieur d'Archéologie et d'Histoire de l'Art, 1977.

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