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Female Figure

mid-20th century

Wood and paint

22 × 12 × 12 in. (55.9 × 30.48 × 30.48 cm)
Gift of Eli Newberger, B.A. 1962, and Carolyn Moore Newberger
1997.57.1
Geography: 
Made in Guinea Coast, Nigeria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Yorùbá
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Gift of Carolyn Moore Newberger to Yale University Art Gallery, 1997

Bibliography: 

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

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.