Artist Attributed to Bamgboye of Odo-Owa, Yoruba, African, 1885 - 1978
Title
  • Epa Cult Mask
Date between 1920 and 1930
Medium Wood
Dimensions Overall (by sight): 51 × 19 1/2 × 20 1/2 inches (129.5 × 49.5 × 52.1 cm)
Mount (by sight; footprint of mount): 14 × 14 inches (35.6 × 35.6 cm)
Overall (without mount; by sight): 48 × 19 1/2 × 20 1/2 inches (121.9 × 49.5 × 52.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Friends of African Art Fund
Accession Number 77.71
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N100, Level 1 (see map)
African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London, 1995, cat. no. 27.

Bulletin of the DIA 56, no. 5 (1978): 307, fig. 28.

“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit News, April 14, 1985, 6 (ill.).

100 Masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1985, pp. 70–71 (ill.).