Lulua. <em>Figure of a Squatting Male</em>, early 20th century. Wood, 4 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (11.4 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1448. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1448_front_PS5.jpg)

Figure of a Squatting Male


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (11.4 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1448

Image: CUR.22.1448_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Elbows on knees, raised hands holding cheeks of large head. The rest of the body is emaciated. Face is defined by large eyes in relief, naturalistic nose and mouth. Head topped by cap-like object (hair?). Feet are simplified. Prominent ribs.

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