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Nafana people Cote d'Ivoire
Female mask for the Bedu ceremony early 20th century Place made: Cote d'Ivoire
Materials & Technique: sculptures, costumes, wood, red, black and white ochres carving, paint
Primary Insc: Two stickers on back: 7 Santini Bros. 18. L71-98 Bedu Mask
Dimensions: 209.0 h x 87.0 w x 15.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1974
Accession No: NGA 74.228
Subject: African art
  • Gaston de Havenon, New York