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Medium: Wood, metal (61)
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, late 19th-early 20th century
1935.307CCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba
2004.85CCCC0
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55©
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Kota, probably 19th century
2005.2CCCC0
Guinea Coast, Guinea, Baga, early 20th century
1964.376©
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ejagham, early 20th century
1990.23©
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, late 19th to early 20th century
1972.343CCCC0
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast or Liberia, Dan, possibly early 20th century
1972.331©
Italy, 16th century
1916.666CCCC0
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early-mid 20th century
1965.325©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426CCCC0
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast or Liberia, Wè, early 20th century
1971.294©
Africa, Central Africa, Angola, Early 20th century
1915.498©
George Brewster (American, 1940-)
1966.212©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu, 20th century
2008.152©
Japan, Edo Period
1939.296CCCC0
Japan, Edo Period
1939.324CCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1984.177CCCC0
Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1976.53©
Japan, Edo Period
1939.326CCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1929.344©
Guinea Coast, Liberia, Mano people, early 20th century
1953.457©
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early 20th century
1962.307©
attributed to Giovanni Francesco Rustici (Italian, 1474-1554)
1963.576CCCC0
Annibale Fontana (Italian, 1540-1587)
1984.38CCCC0
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1997.11CCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, Chokwe, late 19th century
1978.28CCCC0
Veuve Ferdinand Duvinage (French)
1997.275CCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku people
2010.450CCCC0
René Lalique (French, 1860-1945)
2016.43©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.365CCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1018CCCC0
China, Ming dynasty
1964.228CCCC0
Jean Prouvé (French, 1901-1984)
1997.296©
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155CCCC0
Japan, Edo Period
1964.101CCCC0
Peru, South Coast?, Middle Horizon?, 6th-10th Century?; modern assembly of ancient parts?
1953.271CCCC0
George Earl Ortman (American, 1926-)
1977.194©
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1942.1146CCCC0
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba people
2016.9CCCC0
France, 18th century
1916.324CCCC0
Claes Thure Oldenburg (American, 1929-)
2004.88©
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195CCCC0
Russia, late 18th century
1926.234CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1943.645CCCC0
William Essex (British, 1784-1869)
2000.106CCCC0
Eero Saarinen (American, 1910-1961)
2001.176©
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39©
Japan, Edo Period
1964.281CCCC0
France, 18th century
1916.602CCCC0
Continental, (France), late 18th century
1916.599CCCC0
Germany(?), last half 19th century
1963.672CCCC0
Indonesia or Malaysia, Early 20th century
1942.1126©
Paolo Boni (Italian, 1926-)
1970.346©
Stephen Antonakos (Greek, 1926-2013)
2015.81©
Canabas (French, 1715-1797)
1942.41CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, late 19th-early 20th century
1935.307Wood, metalOverall: 40.7 cm (16 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba
2004.85Wood, metalOverall: 170 x 13.3 cm (66 15/16 x 5 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
probably by Agbonbiofe (Nigerian, 1945)
1969.55Wood, metal, clothOverall: 106.6 cm (41 15/16 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial Fund©
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Kota, probably 19th century
2005.2Wood, metalOverall: 61 x 27.5 x 3 cm (24 x 10 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Guinea Coast, Guinea, Baga, early 20th century
1964.376Wood, metal, beads, fiberOverall: 52.1 x 15.6 cm (20 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Edgar A. Hahn©
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Ejagham, early 20th century
1990.23Wood, antelope skin, bone, basketry, cane, metalOverall: 67.3 x 43.2 x 43.2 cm (26 1/2 x 17 x 17 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, late 19th to early 20th century
1972.343Wood, metalOverall: 54.1 x 7.8 x 7.5 cm (21 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast or Liberia, Dan, possibly early 20th century
1972.331Wood, metalOverall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Italy, 16th century
1916.666Gilt brass over fabric covered woodOverall: 19.4 x 12.7 cm (7 5/8 x 5 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early-mid 20th century
1965.325Wood, beads, shell, metalOverall: 44.5 x 66 cm (17 1/2 x 26 in.)Gift of Mrs. Ralph M. Coe in memory of Ralph M. Coe©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426Wood, metal, beadsOverall: 53.4 x 13.1 x 14.6 cm (21 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast or Liberia, Wè, early 20th century
1971.294Wood, metal, cloth, furOverall: 38.1 cm (15 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Africa, Central Africa, Angola, Early 20th century
1915.498Wood, metalOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
George Brewster (American, 1940-)
1966.212Wood and metalWithout base: 132.1 x 29.2 x 45.7 cm (52 x 11 1/2 x 18 in.)Gift of The Cleveland Art Association©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luluwa people or Luntu, 20th century
2008.152Wood, metalOverall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)Jo Hershey Selden Fund©
Japan, Edo Period
1939.296Wood and metalOverall: 40.2 cm (15 13/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Japan, Edo Period
1939.324Wood and metalOverall: 43.6 cm (17 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1984.177Wood with metal inlays and painted parchment, glass doors and mirrorOverall: 224.5 x 141 x 55.3 cm (88 3/8 x 55 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor, New YorkCCCC0
Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1976.53Wood marquetry with metal mountsOverall: 130.8 x 162.5 x 58.4 cm (51 1/2 x 64 x 23 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Japan, Edo Period
1939.326Wood and metalOverall: 69.8 cm (27 1/2 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45Inlaid wood (mahogany?), cast and gilded bronze mounts, inlays of ivory or bone, metal, and mother-of-pearl (marine mussels or pearl oysters)Overall: 71.5 x 67.1 x 41.3 cm (28 1/8 x 26 7/16 x 16 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1929.344Wood, hide, fiber, metal, beadHandle: 36.9 cm (14 1/2 in.); Drum: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Guinea Coast, Liberia, Mano people, early 20th century
1953.457Wood, ivory, cord, metal, seedsOverall: 28 x 15.2 cm (11 x 6 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Western Sudan, Mali, Bamana, early 20th century
1962.307Wood, metal, beads, shells, stringOverall: 45.2 x 4.8 x 12.4 cm (17 13/16 x 1 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
attributed to Giovanni Francesco Rustici (Italian, 1474-1554)
1963.576Wax on a metal armature, mounted on woodOverall: 22.2 x 14.2 cm (8 3/4 x 5 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Annibale Fontana (Italian, 1540-1587)
1984.38Wax on a metal armature, mounted on woodOverall: 54 x 16 x 26 cm (21 1/4 x 6 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1997.11Wood with lacquer and gold, and metal earringsOverall: 48.6 x 15.6 x 18.2 cm (19 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, Chokwe, late 19th century
1978.28Wood, metal, fiberOverall: 22.5 x 8.4 x 13.8 cm (8 7/8 x 3 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Veuve Ferdinand Duvinage (French)
1997.275Metal gilded in several colors of gold, silver-colored metal, ivory, woodDiameter: 26.9 cm (10 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry H. HawleyCCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku people
2010.450Wood, basketry reed, metalOverall: 50 x 25 x 27.2 cm (19 11/16 x 9 13/16 x 10 11/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Japan, Kamakura period
1982.8Wood and metalAverage: 68 x 34.4 cm (26 3/4 x 13 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
René Lalique (French, 1860-1945)
2016.43Wood, bombé glass panels with gray patina, metal keyGift of Mr. and Mrs. Craig Castilla in memory of Norma and Adrian Castilla©
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.365Forged iron and woodOverall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1018Forged iron, wood, copper and brassOverall: 49.8 cm (19 5/8 in.); Blade: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
China, Ming dynasty
1964.228Huanghuali wood and metalOverall: 29 x 69.2 cm (11 7/16 x 27 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Jean Prouvé (French, 1901-1984)
1997.296Plastic, wood, metalOverall: 73.2 x 198 x 89 cm (28 13/16 x 77 15/16 x 35 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter O. Price©
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155Wood, metal, brass, fiberOverall: 57.5 x 4.5 x 5.5 cm (22 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Anita J. GlazeCCCC0
Japan, Edo Period
1964.101Lacquer on wood with metal fittingsOverall: 192.4 cm (75 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast?, Middle Horizon?, 6th-10th Century?; modern assembly of ancient parts?
1953.271Wood, metal, bone, thread, sinewOverall: 52.8 cm (20 13/16 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
George Earl Ortman (American, 1926-)
1977.194Mixed media: wood, canvas and metal on wood panelUnframed: 180.3 x 180.3 cm (71 x 71 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1942.1146Watercolor on card on a gilt metal mount in a pale wood frameFramed: 21.5 x 15.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Unframed: 12.9 x 9 cm (5 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba people
2016.9Wood, metal, beads, cowries, fiber, blue pigmentOverall: 25.6 x 18.8 x 5.8 cm (10 1/16 x 7 3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of Kim SherwinCCCC0
France, 18th century
1916.324Painted wood with gilt metal mounts, tortoiseshellOverall: 12.6 x 2.6 cm (4 15/16 x 1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Claes Thure Oldenburg (American, 1929-)
2004.88Vinyl over canvas filled with kapok; wood, metal and cast plasticOverall: 64.8 x 167.6 x 43.2 cm (25 1/2 x 66 x 17 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Japan, Nanbokuchō period
1960.195Black lacquer on wood with decoration in maki-e; metal rims; bronze lidOverall: 7.7 x 10.8 cm (3 1/16 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Russia, late 18th century
1926.234Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mount and stained wood frameFramed: 12.7 x 11.3 cm (5 x 4 7/16 in.); Unframed: 7.9 x 6.1 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1943.645Watercolor on paper in a gilt metal mount and burr wood frameFramed: 23 x 17.7 cm (9 1/16 x 6 15/16 in.); Unframed: 13.8 x 10.3 cm (5 7/16 x 4 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
William Essex (British, 1784-1869)
2000.106Enamel on copper, gilt metal and plush mount in a turned wood frameFramed: 13.5 x 11.5 cm (5 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Unframed: 6.6 x 5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mabel Porozynski in honor and remembrance of Eugene PorozynskiCCCC0
Eero Saarinen (American, 1910-1961)
2001.176Cast resin fiberglass, metal base, wood veneer tabletopDiameter: 40.5 cm (15 15/16 in.); Overall: 52 cm (20 1/2 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Philip Alexander©
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39Linen, cotton, metal, wood; warp-faced plain weave with appliquéd blue jean fragments and buttonsOverall: 200.2 x 66.3 cm (78 13/16 x 26 1/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Japan, Edo Period
1964.281Lacquer on wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, applied carved metal, and glazed ceramicOverall: 3.5 x 21.6 x 16 cm (1 3/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
France, 18th century
1916.602Wood decorated with lacquer with gold or gilt metal mounts, lined in tortoiseshellOverall: 3.9 x 7.8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Continental, (France), late 18th century
1916.599Watercolor on ivory, wood and tortoiseshell with painted miniatues under glass and gilt metal mountsOverall: 4.2 x 8.9 x 7.5 cm (1 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Geoffrey Farmer (Canadian, b. 1967)
2011.33Printed material, wood, metal, paint, tape, foam, fabric, computer programmed LEDsPart 1: 245.1 x 45.7 x 58.4 cm (96 1/2 x 18 x 23 in.); Part 2: 245.1 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm (96 1/2 x 18 x 18 in.)Sundry Art-Contemporary Fund©
Germany(?), last half 19th century
1963.672White metal painted brown, wood frameDiameter of frame: 20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.); Diameter of plaque: 16.3 cm (6 7/16 in.)In memory of Arthur G. McKeeCCCC0
Indonesia or Malaysia, Early 20th century
1942.1126Metal, woodOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of W. A. Price©
Paolo Boni (Italian, 1926-)
1970.346Metal relief and intaglio plate mounted on woodGift of Emily P. and Rocco R. Marchese in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Pocobello and Fred Pocobello for the fiftieth anniversary of The Print Club of Cleveland©
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.382Enamel, wood, walrus ivory or bone, metalOverall: 28 cm (11 in.); Blade: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.383Enamel, wood, walrus ivory or bone, metalOverall: 27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.); Blade: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Stephen Antonakos (Greek, 1926-2013)
2015.81Neon and gold leaf on wood panel (with metal box for electrical equipment)Overall: 61 x 61 x 37 cm (24 x 24 x 14 9/16 in.); Panel: 61 x 61 x 4.5 cm (24 x 24 x 1 3/4 in.); Outer case: 32 x 32 x 37 cm (12 5/8 x 12 5/8 x 14 9/16 in.)Gift of Agnes Gund©
Canabas (French, 1715-1797)
1942.41Satinwood veneer, with marquetry panel of various woods and metal candle holdersOverall: 73.7 x 44.5 x 33 cm (29 x 17 1/2 x 13 in.)Gift of Grace Rainey Rogers in memory of her father, William J. RaineyCCCC0