El Diablada (The Dancing Devils) Carnaval de Oruro Mask

Luis Jose Moreno, Bolivian, 20th century

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late 1950s

Light Bulb, plaster, cloth, wood, mirror, and paint

Overall: 25 9/16 × 24 7/16 × 11 13/16 in. (65 × 62 × 30 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jorge Dandler-Hanhart, Class of 1963

160.8.14516

Geography/Culture

South America, Bolivia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Exhibition History

Faces of Culture: Masks from the Permanent Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1, 1991-November 1, 1993.

A Space for Dialogue 4, Creating Under Pressure: Artistic Brilliance as a Symbol of Cultural Resilience, Kimberly Soderstrom, Class of 2002, Class of 1954 Hood Museum of Art Public Relations Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 9-April 14, 2002.

Provenance

Made by Luis Jose Moreno, Oruro, Bolivia for Jorge Dandler-Hanhart (born 1940, Class of 1963), in the late 1950‘s; given to the present collection, 1960.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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