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Chamba Female Figure

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Provenance

Jean Willy Mestach, Brussels. Dierickx (dealer), Brussels. William S. Rubin (b. 1927 - d. 2006), New York. 1982, with Michael Oliver, Inc., New York; July 26, 1982, sold by Michael Oliver to William and Bertha Teel, Marblehead, MA; 1996, gift of William and Bertha Teel to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 1996)

Credit Line

Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel

African, Chamba peoples, Nigeria / Cameroon,

Dimensions

60.96 cm (24 in.)

Accession Number

1996.370

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture