Artist Ngoni, African
  • Standing Figure
Date late 19th or early 20th century
Medium Carved wood, glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 9 7/8 inches (25.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Henry Ford II Fund
Accession Number 1983.29
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
(James Willis Tribal Art, San Francisco, California, USA);
1983-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"Recent Acquisitions," African Arts, vol. 20, no. 2, p. 65, (ill.).

African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, cat. no. 82.