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Male Equestrian Figure
Male Equestrian Figure

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Male Equestrian Figure

(African)

Date
1875/1910
Medium
Terracotta
Dimensions
17 x 10 1/4 x 7 1/3 in. ( 43.2 x 26 x 18.6 cm)
Department
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Classification
Sculpture
Credit
Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Friends of African and African American Art, the Arthur D. Coar Endowment Fund, Joseph H. Boyer Memorial Fund, and the Henry E. and Consuelo S. Wenger Foundation Fund
Accession No.
1994.47
Provenance
Formerly in the collection of: Professor Robert Farris Thompson,

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