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Diver Walter E. Deaves
Image Details
Diver (54.122) — Walter E. Deaves

Figure
Figure

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Figure

(African)

Date
1875/1900
Medium
Carved and patinated wood, shell
Dimensions
19 7/8 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 50.5 x 13.3 x 14 cm)
Department
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Classification
Sculpture
Credit
Founders Society Purchase, with funds from L & R Entwistle and Co., Ralph Harman Booth Bequest Fund, Abraham Borman Family Fund, Joseph H. Boyer Memorial Fund, Joseph M. de Grimme Memorial Fund, General Endowment Fund, New Endowment Fund, Benson and Edith Ford Fund, K. T. Keller Fund, Laura H. Murphy Fund, Mary Martin Semmes Fund, Barbara L. Scripps Fund, Edna Burian Skelton Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Conrad H. Smith Memorial Fund, Henry E. and Consuelo S. Wenger Foundation Fund, and Matilda R. Wilson Fund.
Accession No.
82.49
Provenance
Formerly in the collection of: Leo Frobenius (1905/06 Congo expedition); Museum fur Volkerkunde, Hamburg; Charles Ratton, Paris; Helena Rubinstein (Princess Gourielli), Paris & New York; Comte Jean-Jacques de Launoit, Brussels
Keywords
carved, patina, patinated, shell, statue, vessel, wood
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