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Male figure


Artist Unknown (Baule)


19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Sculpture | Wood
Size: 20 x 5 x 5 11/16 in. (50.8 x 12.7 x 14.45 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa region
Culture: Baule, Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: standing nude male figure with feet apart and short arms held closely to body; beard worn in small knob; hair in ponytail; slightly asymmetrical face with closed eyes; long, thick neck; scarifications on neck, body and between eyes and ears on sides of fa
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 2008.62
Added to Site: March 1, 2009