African Sculpture from Nigeria, Mali & Ivory Coast

  • Top (left to right): Lobi Staff, Burkina Faso; Kota Reliquary Figure, Gabon; Kota Reliquary Figure, Gabon; Urhobo Mask, Nigeria. Bottom (left to right): Mumuye Torque, Nigeria; Chamba Currency, Nigeria; Mumuye Torque, Nigeria; Kirdi Ritual Implement, Nigeria.

    Top (left to right): Lobi Staff, Burkina Faso; Kota Reliquary Figure, Gabon; Kota Reliquary Figure, Gabon; Urhobo Mask, Nigeria.
    Bottom (left to right): Mumuye Torque, Nigeria; Chamba Currency, Nigeria; Mumuye Torque, Nigeria; Kirdi Ritual Implement, Nigeria.

  • Kikuyu Initiation Shield, ndome. Kenya.

    Kikuyu Initiation Shield, ndome. Kenya.

  • Far right: Dogon Ladder, Mali.

    Far right: Dogon Ladder, Mali.

  • Yoruba Standing Figure, Nigeria, Ife region.

    Yoruba Standing Figure, Nigeria, Ife region.

  • Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea; Waja Mask, Nigeria.

    Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea; Waja Mask, Nigeria.

  • Ogoni Mask, Nigeria; Dogon Standing Figure, Mali; Bamana Kore Hyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region.

    Ogoni Mask, Nigeria; Dogon Standing Figure, Mali; Bamana Kore Hyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region.

  • Ogoni Mask, Nigeria; Bamana Kore Hyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region.

    Ogoni Mask, Nigeria; Bamana Kore Hyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region.

  • Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea; Abelam Ancestor Figure, nggwal, Papua New Guinea, East Sepik region.

    Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea; Abelam Ancestor Figure, nggwal, Papua New Guinea, East Sepik region.

  • Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea

    Maprik Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea; Abelam Ancestor Figure, nggwal, Papua New Guinea, East Sepik region.

  • Dogon Ritual Container, Mali; Dogon Horse and Rider, Mali; Dogon Standing Figure, Mali.

    Dogon Ritual Container, Mali; Dogon Horse and Rider, Mali; Dogon Standing Figure, Mali.

  • Dogon Kneeling Figure, Mali; Dogon Standing Figure; Mali.

    Dogon Kneeling Figure, Mali; Dogon Standing Figure; Mali.

  • Bamana Kore Hyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region; Waja Mask, Nigeria.

    Bamana KoreHyena Mask, Mali, Koulikoro region; Waja Mask, Nigeria.

  • Vitrine left side: Dogon Ritual Staff, Mali; Dogon Ritual Staff, Mali; Dogon Figure, niongom, Mali.  Vitrine right side: Dogon Standing Figure, Mali. Senufo Horse and Rider, Ivory Coast; Senufo Male and Female Pair, Ivory Coast; Senufo Seated Figure; Ivory Coast.

    Vitrine left side: Dogon Ritual Staff, Mali; Dogon Ritual Staff, Mali; Dogon Figure, niongom, Mali.
    Vitrine right side: Dogon Standing Figure, Mali. Senufo Horse and Rider, Ivory Coast; Senufo Male and Female Pair, Ivory Coast; Senufo Seated Figure; Ivory Coast.

African Sculpture from Nigeria, Mali & Ivory Coast

November 1, 2019December 20, 2019

 

Our fall exhibition features over 20 works of art from Nigeria, Mali and Ivory Coast which have challenged and transformed Western art aesthetics.

Two monumental ancestor effigies from Papua New Guinea incorporating human and animal characteristics will also be on view.

For more information on exhibitions, available works or the gallery, please contact us.

 

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