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Chair Decorated with Three Faces

late 20th century

Wood and paint

35 × 25 × 25 in. (88.9 × 63.5 × 63.5 cm)
Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933, Collection
2006.51.268
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Possibly Jeremiah Cole, Los Angeles and Atlanta, unknown dates
Charles B. Benenson Collection, donated to Yale University Art Gallery in 2004

Bibliography: 

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

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), 76, 199, fig. 20.

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.