Mother and Child Seated on a Carved Log

Unidentified Dan maker


early 20th century


Overall: 5 11/16 × 4 11/16 × 4 1/8 in. (14.5 × 11.9 × 10.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Peter H. Voulkos



Place Made: Liberia, Western Africa, Africa


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Private collection, Germany; Wilhelm Lang [private collection], Germany, 1945-1950; Robert D. Haines [private collection], San Francisco, 1950-1976; Argonaut Book Shop, San Francisco; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, September 27, 1976; given to Peter Voulkos, Oakland, California, 2001; given to present collection, 2001.

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