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)
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Gift of Fernandez Arman to the Jennie Simpson Educational Collection of African Art
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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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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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