Figure of a Clergyman
Arts of Africa
early 20th century
Caroline H. Polhemus Fund
Figure of a clergyman standing on a round base. The figure wears clerical robes and holds an open book, which is separately carved. CONDITION: Good. Sections of the base, one each on the proper left and proper right sides, broken and reattached. Small sections of heels on both shoes affected.
This item is not on view
Thomas Ona Odulate (Yorùbá, Nigerian, ca. 1900-1952). Figure of a Clergyman, early 20th century. Wood, pigment, 9 3/16 x 3 1/4 in. (23.2 x 8.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Caroline H. Polhemus Fund, 1991.175.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1991.175.2_front_PS5.jpg)
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