Past Exhibition

Yoruba Sculpture: Selections from the Mary Johnston Collection

January 19 – March 16, 2008

Yoruba Sculpture: Selections from the Mary Johnston Collection features a range of ritual objects found among the Yoruba people of West Africa, including masks worn in various rituals, cult figures in bronze and wood, drums used in different ceremonies, beaded objects and garments, and house posts and architectural elements designed to bring favor on the household.