Thomas Ona Odulate (Yorùbá, Nigerian, ca. 1900-1952). <em>Figure of a Clergyman</em>, 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)

Figure of a Clergyman

Artist:Thomas Ona Odulate

Medium: Wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 9 3/16 x 3 1/4 in. (23.2 x 8.2 cm)


Accession Number: 1991.175.2

Image: CUR.1991.175.2_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

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