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African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure
African Nude Female Figure

Photo credit: Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

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A figure carved made by Baoule people of the Ivory Coast. The figure is a naked woman, standing upright with palms on her thighs. Her feet have been carved into a round block of wood, serving as the statue's stand. In the middle of her brow line is a metal hook with a short length of cord suspended.

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

Bournemouth


Medium

wood

Measurements

H 66 x W 14.5 x D 14 cm

Accession number

:568.41.92 BORGM

Acquisition method

gift from Alderman H. G. Harris via Mrs Harris, 1941

Work type

Sculpture


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Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

Russell-Cotes Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AA England

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