About This Artwork

Lobi
Burkina Faso

Altar Vessel, Early 20th century

Terracotta
26.7 x 34.9 cm (10 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.)

Gift of Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young, 2015.311

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Ownership History

Gilbert Ouedrago, Burkina Faso, by 1997; sold to Douglas Dawson Gallery, Chicago, Ill., 1997; sold to Donald Young and Shirley Weese Young, Chicago, Ill., about 1997; given to the Art Institute, 2015.




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