University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5365
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bambara
Provenience: Mali
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Woman
Stool
Cicatrisation
Other Number063 - Cast Number

Description

Wooden figure of a female. Seated on a stool. Narrow face, high curved nose, prominent conical breasts.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)View Objects in Exhibition
Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Colleyn, Jean-Paul. 2001. Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali. : Page/Fig./Plate: 159View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 34-35View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: A12View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: 1View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bascom, William R. 1973. African Art in Cultural Perspective: An Introduction. 196. : Page/Fig./Plate: 35View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 16View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 27View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture.View Objects cited in this Publication

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