Coq Ogoun

Andre Pierre, Haitian, 1914 - 2005

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1950s-1966 (collected in 1966)

Oil paint on a calabash (kwi)

Overall: 4 3/4 × 10 1/16 × 12 3/16 in. (12 × 25.5 × 31 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Micaela and Jack Mendelsohn, Class of 1956

2005.7.4

Geography/Culture

Central America, Caribbean, Haiti

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, upper right inside edge, in paint: A.P [underlined]; inscribed, lower left, in paint: Coq / OGoun

Course History

ANTH 7, Haiti and Its Visitors, Chelsey Kivland, Winter 2019

ANTH 50.4, AAAS 88.5, LACS 50.2, Race, Power, and Development in Global Haiti, Chelsey Kivland, Fall 2013

ANTH 50, AAAS 88, LACS 50, Haiti at the Crossroads, Chelsey Kivland, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-December 12, 2005.

Publication History

Katherine W. Hart et al., Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005, pp. 68, ill. p. 69, cat. no. 25b.

Provenance

Jack and Micaela Mendelsohn, Washington, D.C.; given to present collection, 2005.

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