BAMANA MASK, MALI
Robert Rubin, New York, acquired from the above on November 8, 1994
Museum for African Art, New York, Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali, September 19, 2001 - July 28, 2002; additional venue:
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, February 28 - March 11, 2003
Jean-Paul Colleyn (ed.), Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali, New York, 2001, p. 108, cat. 86
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