Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Female Figure: Seated on Stool

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lualaba River region
Culture:
Luba peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 9 x W. 4 3/8 x D. 4 1/4 in. (22.9 x 11.1 x 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.56
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
G. Dehondt, Brussels, Belgium, until 1936; Webster Plass, London, until 1953; (Sotheby's, London, November 19, 1956, no. 118); Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to the Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

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. 427.

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