FILTER RESULTS × Close
Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Object Results

Showing 17 of 41


This object does not have an image.



Add Comment

URL: web-kiosk.scrippscollege.edu/objects-1/info/9612

West Africa Anonymous,
Senufo Seated Female Figure, c. 1950-1975
Wood
28 in. x 10 1/2 in. x 9 3/4 in. (71.12 cm x 26.67 cm x 24.77 cm)


Object Type: Sculpture
Technique: Carving
Creation Place: Africa, Senufo
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Richard Wagner
Accession Number: 75.8.33


Commentary
Old number: 5536. See #75.8.50.

Marks
There is a tag reading: "#70 Senfo fertility figure $400 consignment", on the bottom of the stool. "5536" is painted on the back of the stool seat. There is a label reading "5536" on the back of her neck.

Medium
Carved wood.

Object Description
Seated female figure, which is almost identical to accession number 75.8.50, except that this one has a larger head and shoulder area, and the belly protrudes more. Also, her front legs are separate from the legs of the stool (the stool has four legs of its own). The figure has pointed breasts, and is seated on a stool. Her hands rest upon her knees. She has carved lines around her navel, and an armband on each arm. Carved vertical lines indicate her hairstyle. She has large, protruding ears.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:


Your current search criteria is: Keyword is "YK".