GEORGE L. STURMAN COLLECTION OF AFRICAN ART
Sample pieces from the exhibition

Feburary 3-March 1, 1998

Review by James Mann, Ph.D., Curator , The Purest Art on Earth
Introduction by George L. Sturman,
Africa Speaks

 

Tribe - Bamun
Country - Camroon
Medium - Wood
Item - Chief's Mask
Size - 36" H 21" W

 

 

 

Tribe - Yoruka
Country - Nigeria
Medium - Wood
Item - Mother & Child Fertility Figure
Size - 32" H

 

 

 

Tribe - Bacongo
Country - Zaire, Central Africa
Medium - Wood, Nail, Burlap, Mirror, Bundles of Medicine
Item - Fetish
Size - 26" H

 

 

 

Tribe - Mahongwe
Country - Gabon
Medium - Wood, Copper & Brass
Item - Reliquary Figure
Size - 27" H

 

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