Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Male Figure

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Lower Sepik River
Culture:
Angoram, Moim (?)
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 69 1/2 x W. 11 x D. 7 in. (176.5 x 27.9 x 17.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1964
Accession Number:
1978.412.840
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 354
J. Anthony W. Forge, London, until 1964; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1964–1978

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. 147.



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