Artist Fon, African
  • Stool with Lions
Date late 19th century
Medium wood with brass tacks
Dimensions Overall: 11 5/8 × 12 1/16 × 11 3/4 inches (29.5 × 30.6 × 29.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Robert B. Jacobs and the Friends of African and African American Art
Accession Number 2000.13
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N1BB, Level 1 (see map)
(Merton Simpson Gallery, New York, USA);
(Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Detroit, Michigan, USA);
George Schwelinger (Birmingham, Michigan, USA).
(Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Detroit, Michigan, USA);
2000-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Collects African Art. Exh. cat., DIA. April 21-May 29, 1977, 1977, p. 83, no. 83.