Bateba, Figure for a Shrine

Unidentified Lobi maker

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19th-20th century

Wood

Overall: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

2019.97.3

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Burkina Faso

Period

20th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Art That Lives? Exploring Figural Art from Africa, Allvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 25, 2009-July 2010.

Publication History

Alexander Bortolot, Art That Lives? Exploring Figural Art from Africa, Hood Mueum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, ill. p. 14, no. 8.

Provenance

Acquired by Harry A. Franklin (1904-1983), Los Angeles, California, date unknown; bequeathed to the Harry A. Franklin Family Collection, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1996; given to present collection, 2019.

Old Number

VF 35; A0287; EL.996.25.30238

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