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Credit line: Gift of Katherine C. White (109)
Credit line: Gift of Katherine C. White (109)
Buffalo Mask
Africa, West Africa, Burkina Faso, possibly Bwa-style maker
1969.2CCCC0
Ancestral Altar Tusk
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1968.284CCCC0
Female Figure (akua'ba)
Africa, West Africa, Ghana, Fante-style maker
1975.158CCCC0
Mask (Kple Kple or Kouassi Gbe)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1975.155CCCC0
Shoulder crook (yo domolo)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon-style blacksmith-carver
1971.290©
Figure Pair (asye usu)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.297CCCC0
Male Figure from a Pair (asye usu)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.297.1CCCC0
Female Figure from a Pair (asye usu)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.297.2CCCC0
Helmet Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo-style carver
1975.152CCCC0
Helmet Mask (tönköngba or tabakän)
Africa, West Africa, Guinea, possibly Landuma-style carver
1969.3©
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Wè-style carver
1971.294CCCC0
Hen
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, member(s) of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1973.221CCCC0
Portrait Mask (mblo)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1974.203CCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, possibly Bondoukou region, unknown maker
1972.343CCCC0
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Dan-style maker
1972.331CCCC0
Heddle Pulley (bird)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1973.219©
Mask (Kanaga)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon peoples
1971.289©
Heddle Pulley (Bo Nun Amuin mask)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.300CCCC0
Figure (kiteki)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yaka-style carver
1974.201CCCC0
Mask (Omono or Tana Wurum Bogoro)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon-style blacksmith-carver
1975.151CCCC0
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, possibly Yaure-style carver
1971.296CCCC0
Prisma
Richard Anuszkiewicz (American, 1930-2020)
1977.193©
Hand Coil
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igun Eronmwon (royal brasscasters) guild
1975.188CCCC0
Container
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ọ̀yọ́, Yorùbá
1974.208©
Mask (ndeemba)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yaka carver
1969.8CCCC0
Snuff Mortar (Tesa Ya Ma Kanya)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1978.28CCCC0
Shrine Figure (misi or mishi)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, pre-Bembe style or Boyo-style maker
1969.10CCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181©
Mask (mwana pwo)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1978.27©
Pair of Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332©
Twin Figure (Ère Ìbejì)
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.1©
Twin Figure (Ère Ìbejì)
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332.2©
Mother and Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1969.7©
Ladle
Eastern Africa, Zambia, Lozi, 20th century
1976.184©
Helmet
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1969.5CCCC0
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1976.185©
Pair of Bracelets
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.1©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.2©
Comb
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, Chokwe, 20th century
1976.180©
Pair of Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1972.334©
Twin Figure (Ère Ìbejì)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1972.334.1©
Twin Figure (Ère Ìbejì)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1972.334.2©
Dance Wand for Ṣàngó (osé Ṣàngó)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1974.207©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Igbo, 20th century
1973.222©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1974.205CCCC0
Mask
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende (Eastern), 20th century
1976.179©
Male Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1972.341©
Helmet Mask
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1972.336CCCC0
Female Figure
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1976.172©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ibibio, 20th century
1975.160©
Pair of Ritual Staffs (ẹdan Ògbóni)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1973.220©
Bird Standard
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo-style carver
1974.204CCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Dan-style maker
1971.295©
Male Figure
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule or Anyi, 20th century
1975.156©
Figure (bimbi)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Bembe carver
1975.164©
Suspension Hook
Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River region, 20th century
1970.21©
Cup
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1975.191©
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1977.192©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Nafana, 20th century
1969.119©
Bell
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1975.190©
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 19th century
1974.186CCCC0
Mask
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, 20th century
1972.329©
Caryatid Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo,Luba, early 20th century
1969.9CCCC0
Mother and Child Figure
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1972.342©
Royal Retainer
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bamum, early 20th century
1969.6CCCC0
Doll
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Ashanti, 2nd quarter 20th century
1974.211©
Mask
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria or Republic of Benin, Yorùbá
1972.327©
Face Mask
Guinea Coast, Liberia or Ivory Coast, Dan, 20th century
1977.191©
Stand or Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1974.209CCCC0
Figure
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1972.339©
Ceremonial Spoon
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.186©
Headdress Mask: Buffalo
Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon, Grassfields region, Bamileke-style maker
1972.340©
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.182©
Hornbill Mask
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1973.217©
Shrine Figure (Ikenga)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Igbo, early 20th century
1972.338CCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bali, 20th century
1975.162CCCC0
Head
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Akan, 2nd half of 17th century
1975.157CCCC0
Head
Guinea Coast, Liberia or Ivory Coast, Dan or We, 20th century
1973.218©
Dance Mask
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, 2nd quarter 20th century
1962.352©
Costume
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1976.188CCCC0
Costume
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1976.187CCCC0
Yellow White #10
Edward Dugmore (American, 1915-1996)
1969.302©
Pair of Masks
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.1©
Mask
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168.2©
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Sherbro Island, 16th century
1975.154CCCC0
Rally
George Earl Ortman (American, 1926-)
1977.194©
Male Figure
Central Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu people, 20th century
1974.210CCCC0
Figure Pair
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1974.202©
Bell
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, or Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 20th century
1975.166CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku, early 20th century
1975.167CCCC0
Reticulation
John Clague (American, 1928-2004)
1979.119©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.174CCCC0
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Sherbro, 16th century
1975.153CCCC0
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.175CCCC0
Antelope Headdress
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early 20th century
1962.307CCCC0
Helmet Mask
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Mende, 20th century
1971.293©
Mask
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Bobo, mid 20th century
1971.291©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bangangte, 2nd quarter 20th century
1975.163©
Male Figure
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1972.337©
Male Figure
Robert of Babanki (African)
1972.328©
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330CCCC0
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206©
Neck Ring
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.173CCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Teke, 20th century
1975.165©
Drum
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ìsẹ́yìn, Yorùbá
1975.159©
Cow Mask
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, early 20th century
1975.161©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.176CCCC0
Drinking Vessel with Handle
Argentina, Cienga Culture, early 7th Century
1968.243CCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ndengesh, early 20th century
1962.351©
Two-Handled Bowl
Argentina, Santamariana Culture, 11th-15th century
1968.244CCCC0
Double-Headed Headdress (N'gonzon Koun)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Bamana blacksmith
1962.353CCCC0
Heddle Pulley
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.299©
Helmet Mask
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1971.292©
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1975.192CCCC0
Stool
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1975.189©
Liz
Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)
1980.220©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Buffalo Mask
Africa, West Africa, Burkina Faso, possibly Bwa-style maker
1969.2Wood, plant fibers, paint, and ironOverall: 69.8 cm (27 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Ancestral Altar Tusk
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1968.284Elephant ivoryOverall: 197.4 cm (77 11/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Female Figure (akua'ba)
Africa, West Africa, Ghana, Fante-style maker
1975.158Wood, hair, resin, and boneOverall: 42.9 x 4.6 x 5.1 cm (16 7/8 x 1 13/16 x 2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask (Kple Kple or Kouassi Gbe)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1975.155Wood, resin, and paintOverall: 40.7 cm (16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Shoulder crook (yo domolo)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon-style blacksmith-carver
1971.290WoodOverall: 62.3 cm (24 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure Pair (asye usu)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.297Wood, resin, glass beads, plant fiber, and metalPart 1: 49.5 x 9.1 x 13 cm (19 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Part 2: 47.7 x 10 x 11 cm (18 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Helmet Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo-style carver
1975.152Wood, upholstery studs, and colorantOverall: 34.9 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Helmet Mask (tönköngba or tabakän)
Africa, West Africa, Guinea, possibly Landuma-style carver
1969.3Wood and natural fibersOverall: 76.2 cm (30 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Wè-style carver
1971.294Wood, boar tusks, pelt, cloth, human hair, probably aluminum, reeds, iron alloy, copper alloy, plant fiber, and paintOverall: 38.1 cm (15 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Hen
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, member(s) of the Igbesanmwan (wood and ivory carvers) guild
1973.221WoodOverall: 47.6 cm (18 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Portrait Mask (mblo)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1974.203Wood and paintOverall: 41.2 cm (16 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, possibly Bondoukou region, unknown maker
1972.343Wood, paint, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 54.1 x 7.8 x 7.5 cm (21 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Dan-style maker
1972.331Wood, metal, leather, and organic materialsOverall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Heddle Pulley (bird)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1973.219Wood and metalOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask (Kanaga)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon peoples
1971.289Wood, paint, leather, human hair, plant fiber, and metalOverall: 94 cm (37 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Heddle Pulley (Bo Nun Amuin mask)
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.300Wood, metal, and plant fiberOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Figure (kiteki)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yaka-style carver
1974.201Wood, lizard skin, leopard tooth, pods, cloth, and natural fiberOverall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask (Omono or Tana Wurum Bogoro)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Dogon-style blacksmith-carver
1975.151Wood and paintOverall: 91.5 cm (36 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Face Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, possibly Yaure-style carver
1971.296Wood, paint, and colorantOverall: 31.7 cm (12 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Prisma
Richard Anuszkiewicz (American, 1930-2020)
1977.193Acrylic on canvasFramed: 185.4 x 276.8 x 3.9 cm (73 x 109 x 1 9/16 in.); Unframed: 182.8 x 274.3 cm (71 15/16 x 108 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Hand Coil
Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Ẹdo peoples, members of the Igun Eronmwon (royal brasscasters) guild
1975.188Copper alloyDiameter: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Container
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ọ̀yọ́, Yorùbá
1974.208Wood, paint, and iron alloyOverall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask (ndeemba)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yaka carver
1969.8Wood, raffia, paint, and cottonOverall: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Snuff Mortar (Tesa Ya Ma Kanya)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1978.28Wood, upholstery studs, cloth, and metalOverall: 22.5 x 8.4 x 13.8 cm (8 7/8 x 3 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Shrine Figure (misi or mishi)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, pre-Bembe style or Boyo-style maker
1969.10Wood and cottonOverall: 48.6 x 15.6 x 17.2 cm (19 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181Wood, copper alloy, iron alloy, and organic materialsOverall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask (mwana pwo)
Africa, Central Africa, Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo, Chokwe carver
1978.27Wood, reeds, plant fiber, burlap, natural fiber (possibly cotton), and colorantOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)
Fakeye School (Nigerian)
1972.332Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mother and Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1969.7Wood and colorantOverall: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Ladle
Eastern Africa, Zambia, Lozi, 20th century
1976.184WoodOverall: 33.6 cm (13 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Helmet
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1969.5Wood and paintOverall: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1976.185Wood and tukulaOverall: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Bracelets
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177Copper alloyGift of Katherine C. White©
Comb
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, Chokwe, 20th century
1976.180WoodOverall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1972.334Wood, organic material, probably bluing, glass beads, and natural fiberEach: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Dance Wand for Ṣàngó (osé Ṣàngó)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1974.207Wood, glass beads, colorant, and natural fiberOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Igbo, 20th century
1973.222Wood, paint, and plant fiberOverall: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1974.205TerracottaOverall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende (Eastern), 20th century
1976.179Wood and colorantOverall: 26.1 cm (10 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Mask
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1972.341WoodOverall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Helmet Mask
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1972.336WoodOverall: 122 cm (48 1/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Female Figure
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1976.172WoodOverall: 74.9 cm (29 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ibibio, 20th century
1975.160Wood, pigment, plant fiber, and metalOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Ritual Staffs (ẹdan Ògbóni)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1973.220Copper alloy and ironOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bird Standard
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo-style carver
1974.204Wood and upholstery studsOverall: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Dan-style maker
1971.295WoodOverall: 48.2 cm (19 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Figure
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Baule or Anyi, 20th century
1975.156Wood and colorantOverall: 49.2 cm (19 3/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure (bimbi)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Bembe carver
1975.164Wood and porcelainOverall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Suspension Hook
Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Sepik River region, 20th century
1970.21Painted woodOverall: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Cup
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1975.191WoodOverall: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1977.192IvoryOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Nafana, 20th century
1969.119Wood, paint, and plant fiberOverall: 138.4 x 63.5 cm (54 1/2 x 25 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bell
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1975.190Wood and plant fiberOverall: 25.4 cm (10 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 19th century
1974.186Wood, iron, and metalized glassOverall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, 20th century
1972.329Wood, kaolin, and paintOverall: 38.2 cm (15 1/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Caryatid Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo,Luba, early 20th century
1969.9WoodOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mother and Child Figure
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1972.342Wood, paint, glass beads, natural fiber, and ironOverall: 59.1 cm (23 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Royal Retainer
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bamum, early 20th century
1969.6WoodOverall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Doll
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Ashanti, 2nd quarter 20th century
1974.211Wood, glass beads, and natural fiberOverall: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria or Republic of Benin, Yorùbá
1972.327WoodOverall: 40.7 cm (16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Face Mask
Guinea Coast, Liberia or Ivory Coast, Dan, 20th century
1977.191Wood and colorantOverall: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Stand or Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1974.209Wood and organic materialsOverall: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Figure
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1972.339Wood, probably bluing, and organic materialOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Ceremonial Spoon
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.186IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Headdress Mask: Buffalo
Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon, Grassfields region, Bamileke-style maker
1972.340Wood and colorantOverall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Figure (iginga)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega maker
1976.182IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Hornbill Mask
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1973.217Wood, colorant, organic material, and seeds (Abrus precatorius)Overall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Shrine Figure (Ikenga)
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Igbo, early 20th century
1972.338WoodOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bali, 20th century
1975.162CeramicOverall: 28 cm (11 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Head
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Akan, 2nd half of 17th century
1975.157TerracottaOverall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Head
Guinea Coast, Liberia or Ivory Coast, Dan or We, 20th century
1973.218Wood, glass beads, organic material, plant fiber, and cowrie shellsOverall: 38.8 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Dance Mask
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, 2nd quarter 20th century
1962.352WoodOverall: 47.6 cm (18 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Costume
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1976.188Cotton, velvet, flannel, leather, dye, probably wood, cowrie shells, metalOverall: 152.4 x 58.4 x 40.6 cm (60 x 23 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Costume
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá peoples
1976.187Cotton, velvet, flannel, dye, faux fur, leather, cowrie shellsOverall: 167.6 x 66 x 40.6 cm (66 x 26 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Yellow White #10
Edward Dugmore (American, 1915-1996)
1969.302Oil on canvasUnframed: 177.8 x 130.7 cm (70 x 51 7/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pair of Masks
Duga of Meko, Nigeria (Yoruba people)
1975.168Wood and paintPart 1: 77.7 cm (30 9/16 in.); Part 2: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Sherbro Island, 16th century
1975.154SoapstoneOverall: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Rally
George Earl Ortman (American, 1926-)
1977.194Mixed media: wood, canvas and metal on wood panelUnframed: 180.3 x 180.3 cm (71 x 71 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Figure
Central Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu people, 20th century
1974.210Wood, iron, and organic materialOverall: 39.3 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Figure Pair
Western Sudan, Mali, Dogon, 20th century
1974.202Wood and natural fiberOverall: 64.2 cm (25 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bell
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, or Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 20th century
1975.166Wood and plant fiberOverall: 24.7 cm (9 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku, early 20th century
1975.167Wood, upholstery studs, and plant fiberOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Reticulation
John Clague (American, 1928-2004)
1979.119Painted fiberglass on steelOverall: 68 x 137.2 x 118.1 cm (26 3/4 x 54 x 46 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.174Copper alloyGift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Female Figure
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Sherbro, 16th century
1975.153SoapstoneOverall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1969.4Wood, colorant, and plant fibersOverall: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.175Copper alloyGift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Antelope Headdress
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early 20th century
1962.307Wood, metal, glass beads, seashells, string, and probably tarOverall: 45.2 x 4.8 x 12.4 cm (17 13/16 x 1 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Helmet Mask
Guinea Coast, Sierra Leone, Mende, 20th century
1971.293Wood and paintOverall: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mask
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Bobo, mid 20th century
1971.291Wood, colorant, and cordOverall: 86.4 cm (34 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pipe Bowl
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, Bangangte, 2nd quarter 20th century
1975.163CeramicOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Figure
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1972.337WoodOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Male Figure
Robert of Babanki (African)
1972.328Wood and colorantOverall: 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330Copper alloyOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Mask
Adugbologe (Nigerian, c. 1940)
1974.206Wood and paintOverall: 35.5 cm (14 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Neck Ring
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.173Copper alloyGift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Teke, 20th century
1975.165WoodOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Drum
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Ìsẹ́yìn, Yorùbá
1975.159Wood and rawhideOverall: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Cow Mask
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon, early 20th century
1975.161Wood and colorantOverall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.176Copper alloyGift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Drinking Vessel with Handle
Argentina, Cienga Culture, early 7th Century
1968.243EarthenwareDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Overall: 12.8 x 20 cm (5 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ndengesh, early 20th century
1962.351Wood, colorant, and probably kaolinOverall: 73.7 cm (29 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Two-Handled Bowl
Argentina, Santamariana Culture, 11th-15th century
1968.244EarthenwareDiameter: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.); Overall: 13.4 x 26.9 cm (5 1/4 x 10 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Double-Headed Headdress (N'gonzon Koun)
Africa, West Africa, Mali, Bamana blacksmith
1962.353Wood and ironOverall: 33.7 x 48.3 x 13.8 cm (13 1/4 x 19 x 5 7/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Heddle Pulley
Africa, West Africa, Côte d’Ivoire, Baule-style carver
1971.299Wood and metalOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Helmet Mask
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1971.292WoodOverall: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1975.192WoodOverall: 25.4 cm (10 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Stool
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon
1975.189WoodOverall: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Liz
Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)
1980.220Offset lithographImage: 55.8 x 55.8 cm (21 15/16 x 21 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Steinberg in memory of Katherine C. White©