Male Figure

late 19th–early 20th century

African Art

Medium

Wood and metal

Dimensions

14 × 4 7/8 × 4 1/8 in. (35.6 × 12.4 × 10.5 cm)

Credit Line

Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933, Collection

Accession Number

2006.51.96

Culture
Period

19th–20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Charles B. Benenson Collection, Greenwich, Conn;Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Frederick John Lamp, Amanda Maples, and Laura M. Smalligan, Accumulating Histories: African Art from the Charles B. Benenson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2012), 125, ill.
  • "Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 4, ill.
  • "Acquisitions, July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2006): 222.
  • Frederick John Lamp, "Charles Benenson and His Legacy of African Art to Yale," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 26, ill.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

figures (representations), sculpture

Subject

men

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