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Culture: South Africa (31)
Culture: South Africa (31)
Twilight of the Idols (Fetish) 3
Kendell Geers (South African, b. 1968)
2018.4©
Portrait #16, South Africa
Pieter Hugo (South African, b. 1976)
2017.67©
Snuff Spoon/Comb (intshengula or izintshengula)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style maker
2010.233CCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style maker
2016.60CCCC0
Snuff Spoon (intshengula or izintshengula)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style maker
2010.234CCCC0
Under apron (iinkciya)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style (South Nguni) maker
2010.206CCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southern Nguni-style maker
2012.42CCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Northern Nguni-style maker
2010.201CCCC0
Pipe
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style maker
2010.199CCCC0
Headrest
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style carver
2010.198CCCC0
Neckpiece with panel (umphapheni)
Africa, Southern African, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Northern Nguni (Zulu)-style maker
2010.207CCCC0
Club (Knobkerrie)
Southern Africa, South Africa, Northern Ngun-style or Zulu-style maker
2010.232CCCC0
Staff
The Baboon Master (probably Tsonga peoples)
2010.204CCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, Lesotho, South Sotho maker
2010.202CCCC0
Necklace (amazipho)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Northern Nguni (Zulu)-style maker
2010.231CCCC0
No image available
Omar Victor Diop (Senegalese, b. 1980)
2020.229©
No image available
Omar Victor Diop (Senegalese, b. 1980)
2020.230©
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe or Mozambique, Northern Nguni-style or Shona-style maker
2010.200CCCC0
Ceremonial beadwork for a Xhosa royal woman: headdress (umnqwazi),...
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49CCCC0
Royal ceremonial headdress (umnqwazi)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49.aCCCC0
Royal ceremonial beadwork: breast cover (incebetha)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49.bCCCC0
Royal ceremonial beadwork: pendant
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49.cCCCC0
Royal ceremonial beadwork: anklet (izitsaba)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49.dCCCC0
Royal ceremonial beadwork: anklet2 (izitsaba)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49.eCCCC0
Pot
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style potter
1999.192CCCC0
Katlego Mashiloane and Nosipho Lavuta, Lakeside, Johannesburg
Zanele Muholi (South African, b. 1972)
2016.39©
Wonderful Nokukhanya, Pietermaritzburg
Pieter Hugo (South African, b. 1976)
2008.74©
Lidded Pot
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, mid-20th century
1999.13CCCC0
Pot
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style potter
1999.13.aCCCC0
Pot Lid
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style maker
1999.13.bCCCC0
Night of May the Eighth, 1742
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
1976.168©
The Lonely Road
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
1973.148©
Vessel
Mbitim (Sudanese)
1996.301©
Tarot for the Hanged Man
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
2005.272©
Beaded Necklace
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu
1942.1530CCCC0
Prestige Staff
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Tsonga-style or Zulu-style maker
2010.205CCCC0
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu-style maker
1915.496CCCC0
Beaded Necklace
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu-style maker
1927.262CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Twilight of the Idols (Fetish) 3
Kendell Geers (South African, b. 1968)
2018.4Wood, plastic tape (polyethylene, polypropylene, nylon, or vinyl), and ironOverall: 140 x 43 x 39 cm (55 1/8 x 16 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.)Purchased with funds donated by Scott Mueller©
Portrait #16, South Africa
Pieter Hugo (South African, b. 1976)
2017.67Digital chromogenic printOverall: 120 x 160 cm (47 1/4 x 63 in.)Dudley P. Allen Fund©
Snuff Spoon/Comb (intshengula or izintshengula)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style maker
2010.233BoneOverall: 15.2 cm (6 in.)Gift of Dori and Daniel Rootenberg, Jacaranda Tribal, New YorkCCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style maker
2016.60Hide, earth, and bloodGift of Frank Herreman in memory of Hendrik and Marcelle HerremanCCCC0
Snuff Spoon (intshengula or izintshengula)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style maker
2010.234BoneOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Dori and Daniel Rootenberg, Jacaranda Tribal, New YorkCCCC0
Under apron (iinkciya)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style (South Nguni) maker
2010.206Leather, glass beads, and sinewOverall: 34 x 18 x 2.5 cm (13 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 1 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pipe Bowl
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southern Nguni-style maker
2012.42Nephrite and metalOverall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Northern Nguni-style maker
2010.201Wood, glass beads, shell, and cottonOverall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pipe
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Xhosa-style maker
2010.199Wood, copper, glass beads, sinew, leather, and threadOverall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Headrest
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style carver
2010.198WoodOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Neckpiece with panel (umphapheni)
Africa, Southern African, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Northern Nguni (Zulu)-style maker
2010.207Glass beads, plant fiber, copper alloy, and ironOverall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Club (Knobkerrie)
Southern Africa, South Africa, Northern Ngun-style or Zulu-style maker
2010.232WoodOverall: 66 cm (26 in.)Gift of Dori and Daniel Rootenberg, Jacaranda Tribal, New YorkCCCC0
Staff
The Baboon Master (probably Tsonga peoples)
2010.204WoodOverall: 120.7 cm (47 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, Lesotho, South Sotho maker
2010.202Horn and woodOverall: 10.3 x 4 x 3.5 cm (4 1/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Necklace (amazipho)
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Northern Nguni (Zulu)-style maker
2010.231Glass beads, bone, and sinewOverall: 38.1 cm (15 in.)Gift of Dori and Daniel Rootenberg in memory of Estelle RosenbergCCCC0
No image available
Omar Victor Diop (Senegalese, b. 1980)
2020.229Inkjet print on Hahnemüle paperImage: 80.5 x 109.8 cm (31 11/16 x 43 1/4 in.); Paper: 92.5 x 111.8 cm (36 7/16 x 44 in.)Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Whitehill Art Purchase Endowment Fund©
No image available
Omar Victor Diop (Senegalese, b. 1980)
2020.230Inkjet print on Hahnemüle paperImage: 90 x 90 cm (35 7/16 x 35 7/16 in.); Paper: 91.8 x 91.9 cm (36 1/8 x 36 3/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Whitehill Art Purchase Endowment Fund©
Snuff Container
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe or Mozambique, Northern Nguni-style or Shona-style maker
2010.200Gourd and copper alloyOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ceremonial beadwork for a Xhosa royal woman: headdress (umnqwazi),...
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Southeast Cape Region, Unknown female Xhosa-style maker
2022.49Glass beads, sinew, hide, ceramicSeverance and Greta Millikin TrustCCCC0
Pot
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu-style potter
1999.192TerracottaOverall: 26.7 x 25.4 cm (10 1/2 x 10 in.)Gift of Bernie and Sue Pucker in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Katlego Mashiloane and Nosipho Lavuta, Lakeside, Johannesburg
Zanele Muholi (South African, b. 1972)
2016.39Lambda printImage: 76.2 x 76.2 cm (30 x 30 in.); Paper: 86.4 x 86.4 cm (34 x 34 in.)Dudley P. Allen Fund©
Wonderful Nokukhanya, Pietermaritzburg
Pieter Hugo (South African, b. 1976)
2008.74Inkjet printImage: 46.8 x 37.5 cm (18 7/16 x 14 3/4 in.); Paper: 55.8 x 45.4 cm (21 15/16 x 17 7/8 in.); Matted: 71.1 x 61 cm (28 x 24 in.)L. E. Holden Fund©
Lidded Pot
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu, mid-20th century
1999.13Terracotta and plant fiberDiameter: 45.7 cm (18 in.); Overall: 33 cm (13 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Night of May the Eighth, 1742
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
1976.168Etching, photo-etching, and aquatintGift of The University Print Club in memory of Frances Hurley©
The Lonely Road
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
1973.148ScreenprintGift of the Madison Print Club through The Print Club of Cleveland©
Vessel
Mbitim (Sudanese)
1996.301TerracottaOverall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)Sundry Purchase Fund©
Tarot for the Hanged Man
Jennifer Dickson (Canadian, born South Africa, b. 1936)
2005.272Photo etching printed in brownSheet: 76 x 56.5 cm (29 15/16 x 22 1/4 in.); Platemark: 60.4 x 40 cm (23 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)Gift of Louise S. Richards©
Beaded Necklace
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zulu
1942.1530Plant fibers, glass beads, possibly sinew, and copper alloy buttonOverall: 57.8 cm (22 3/4 in.)Gift of W. A. PriceCCCC0
Prestige Staff
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, Tsonga-style or Zulu-style maker
2010.205WoodOverall: 116.8 cm (46 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu-style maker
1915.496Wood and copper alloyOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Beaded Necklace
Africa, Southern Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu-style maker
1927.262Glass beads, probably plant fiber, sinew, horn beads, and clawOverall: 138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0