Mother and Child (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

20th century
Igbo
terracotta, paint
Nigeria
Overall: 14 1/4 × 6 × 7 3/4 in. (36.2 × 15.24 × 19.69 cm)
82.121
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Hilbert H. DeLawter
From the Earth: African Ceramic Art, National Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C., March 10 - December 31, 1983

African Terracottas South of the Sahara, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Stoddard, Ann. "The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts' Minority Outreach Initiative, Can A Museum Acquire Audience Diversity in 3 years?," Arts Ink, Baltimore, MD, 1993, Mid-Atlantic Art Foundation, p. 3-6, illus. p.4.

"Tribal Art Sale." Christie, Manson, and Woods International, Inc., New York, June 14, 1979. Lot. no. 420, p. 73 (illus.)

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