Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figure: Female

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Angola
Culture:
Chokwe peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 30 1/2 x W. 4 1/2 x D. 3 1/2 in. (77.5 x 11.4 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.45
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, 1952]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1952, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Jordán, Manuel, ed. Chokwe! Art and Initiation among Chokwe and Related Peoples. Munich: Prestel-Verlag, 1998.

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