Figure (bateba)

African, Burkina Faso, Lobi peoples
20th century
Artist Unidentified


Dimensions

Overall: 59.7 x 13.3 cm (23 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.) Lender Accessory: 3.2 x 17.1 x 17.8 cm (1 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2058

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Maud Morgan (b. 1903 - d. 1999), Cambridge, MA. Between 2000 and 2006, sold by Hurst Gallery, Cambridge, MA, to Timothy Phillips, Boston; 2006, year-end gift of Timothy Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Timothy Phillips