Possibly Wobe. <em>Seated Male Figure</em>, late 19th-early 20th century. Wood, metal studs, metal base, height (with base): 28 3/4 x 10 x 7 in. (73 x 25.4 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Fernandez Arman to the Jennie Simpson Educational Collection of African Art, 72.102.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.102.6.jpg)

Seated Male Figure


Medium: Wood, metal studs, metal base

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: height (with base): 28 3/4 x 10 x 7 in. (73 x 25.4 x 17.8 cm)


Accession Number: 72.102.6

Image: 72.102.6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Metal studs outline the face as well as the head, which is painted black. Metal studs also outline the ankles. The figure is set on a modern metal base. Condition: Feet are broken off. Check from chin through center of torso. Severe insect damage through the left buttock and shoulder.

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