Male figure (ofika)

Mbole
20th century
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dimensions

46.99 cm (18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1996.377

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigments

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

About 1985, sold by Pace Primitive and Ancient Art, New York (stock no. 51-5992) to William and Bertha Teel, Marblehead, MA; 1996, partial gift of William and Bertha Teel to the MFA; 2014, acquired fully with the bequest of William Teel to the MFA. (Accession Dates: December 18, 1996 and February 26, 2014)

Credit Line

Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel