Seated Male Figure
Arts of Africa
Wood, metal studs, metal base
late 19th-early 20th century
height (with base): 28 3/4 x 10 x 7 in. (73 x 25.4 x 17.8 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Fernandez Arman to the Jennie Simpson Educational Collection of African Art
Metal studs outline the face as well as the head, which is painted black. Metal studs also outline the ankles. The figure is set on a modern metal base. Condition: Feet are broken off. Check from chin through center of torso. Severe insect damage through the left buttock and shoulder.
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Possibly Wobe. Seated Male Figure, late 19th-early 20th century. Wood, metal studs, metal base, height (with base): 28 3/4 x 10 x 7 in. (73 x 25.4 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Fernandez Arman to the Jennie Simpson Educational Collection of African Art, 72.102.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.102.6.jpg)
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