African Art
Artist: Osei Bonsu, 1901–1977

Female Figure

early 20th century

Wood, beads, string, and pigment

17 1/2 in. (44.45 cm)
Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933, Collection
2006.51.409
Culture: 
Asante
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Country Ghana
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Charles B. Benenson Collection, Greenwich, Conn; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): ill. back cover.

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2006): 222.

Frederick John Lamp, Accumulating Histories: African Art from the Charles B. Benenson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2012), 252, 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.