7
7
BAMANA FIGURATIVE IRON STAFF, MALI
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT
7
BAMANA FIGURATIVE IRON STAFF, MALI
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Rubin Collection of African Art

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New York

BAMANA FIGURATIVE IRON STAFF, MALI

Provenance

Michael Oliver, New York
Robert Rubin, New York, acquired from the above on May 23, 1983

Exhibited

National Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C., A Human Ideal in African Art: Bamana Figurative Sculpture, April 29 - June 15, 1986; additional venue:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, August 20, 1986 - March 1, 1987
Museum for African Art, New York, Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali, September 13, 2001 - May 19, 2002; additional venue:
Museum Rietberg, Zurich, Bamana: Afrikanische Kunst aus Mali, September 9 - December 9, 2001

Literature

Kate Ezra, A Human ideal in African Art: Bamana Figurative Sculpture, Washington, D.C., 1986, p. 8, no. 2
Jean-Paul Colleyn (ed.), Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali, New York, 2001, p. 45, cat. 4

The Robert Rubin Collection of African Art

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New York