Exhibitions/ Art Object

Mask: Female (Mmuo)

19th–20th century
Igbo peoples
Wood, pigment, cloth, wire, thread, encrustation
H. 12 15/16 x W. 10 x D. 10 3/4 in. (32.9 x 25.4 x 27.3 cm)
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[Damon Brandt, New York, until 1970]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1970–1978

The American Federation of Arts. Primitive Art Masterworks: an exhibition jointly organized by the Museum of Primitive Art and the American Federation of Arts, New York. New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1974, no. 77.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978, p. 59.

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