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Commemorative figure of a chief

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Cameroon, Grassfields region
Culture:
Bamileke peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. x W. x D.: 35 x 16 1/8 x 12 1/8 in. (88.9 x 41 x 31 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière, Paris
  • Provenance

    Collected by Gustav Conrau, 1897-1898; Museum für Völkerkunde, Berlin-Dahlem (III C10518); [Arthur Speyer, Berlin, 1929-1934]; Valerie Franklin, Los Angeles; (Sotheby’s New York, 1990); Private Collection, Japan, 1990-2009; (Christie’s, Paris, 2009)

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