African Art

Portrait Mask of a Woman (Ndoma)

early 20th century

Wood and metal

30.48 x 20.32 x 11.43 cm (12 x 8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Purchased with a gift from Steven M. Kossak, B.A. 1972, and with the Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
1996.13.1
Geography: 
Made in Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast
Culture: 
Baule
Classification: 
Masks
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, January 1996–December 1997,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1997–98): 154, ill.

Susan Vogel, Baule: African Art, Western Eyes, exh. cat. (New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1997), 94, ill.

Jessica Feinstein, “Art, Out of Africa,” Yale Daily News (January 30, 2004), B1, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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