Senufo bird (Sejen)

Unidentified Senufo maker

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20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 30 × 8 1/2 in. (76.2 × 21.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Joseph A. Wilkes, Class of 1941, and Winthrop W. Faulkner

S.973.242

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Cote d'Ivoire

Period

20th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Works from the Continent of Africa, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-March 15, 2020.

The Ritual Context of African Art, Dartmouth College Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May-September 1975.

Recent Acquistions, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 17-27, 1974.

Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Anthropology 44, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29-December 18, 1994.

African Art: A Teaching Exhibition, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 44, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 31-December 6, 1998.

Provenance

Joseph A. Wilkes (1919-2010, Class of 1941) and Winthrop W. Faulkner (1931-2004) [Architectural partners]; given to present collection, 1973.

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