Gabon Art Photos

Arts of cultural groups living in the African nation of Gabon.

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Wood reliquary guardian figure by Kota peoples of Gabon at National Museum of African Art. Washington, DC.Kota culture copper reliquary figure from Gabon at Memorial Art Gallery. Rochester, NY.Reliquary figure by Kota artist from Eastern Gabon at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Obamba tribe carved wooden & copper tomb guards from Gabon at Musée du quai Branly. Paris, France.
Wood reliquary guardian figure (late 19th or early 20th C) by Kota peoples of Gabon at National Museum of African Art. Washington, DC.Kota culture copper reliquary figure (20th C) from Gabon at Memorial Art Gallery. Rochester, NY.Reliquary figure (19th C) by Kota artist from Eastern Gabon at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Obamba tribe carved wooden & copper tomb guards (19thC) from Gabon at Musée du quai Branly. Paris, France.
Puna tribe carved wooden masks from Gabon at Musée du quai Branly. Paris, France.Carved helmet mask from Fang culture of northern Gabon at Five Continents Museum. Munich, Germany.

Puna tribe carved wooden masks (end 19thC - early 20thC) from Gabon at Musée du quai Branly. Paris, France.Carved helmet mask from Fang culture of northern Gabon at Five Continents Museum. Munich, Germany.


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