Lulua. <em>Woman with Child on Back (Lupingu Lua Luimpe)</em>, early 20th century. Wood, 11 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3 in. (29.2 x 6.4 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.107. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.107_front_PS5.jpg)

Woman with Child on Back (Lupingu Lua Luimpe)


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3 in. (29.2 x 6.4 x 7.6 cm)


Accession Number: 22.107

Image: CUR.22.107_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Standing female figure of light soft wood with child on back. In good style but unfinished with tukula and unused. Considerable cicatrization, "spired" headdress. High points of cicatrization marked by dark and unsmeared color. CONDITION: Good.

Brooklyn Museum