The Gallery Collection

In Gallery by Nuru Renee

African Artifacts


“The art of Yoruba, Bantu and other African peoples is extraordinarily vigorous and shows a brilliant use of geometric form.  The aesthetic impact of their works has been substantial, … with astonishing variety and expressive power of the art of a continent that contains more distinct peoples and cultures than any other.”

-Thames and Hudson


Man with Tools | BENIN
 
 

The collection features sculpture, including African statuettes and masks, also vintage dolls, bronzes and more. Browse a small selection below. See way more in person.

OUR COLLECTION


“African sculpture was scarcely known outside its own continent until late in the nineteenth century, but during the present century in liberating and refreshing effect on Western art has been immeasurable. African sculpture is highly developed and extremely sophisticated art form with thousands of years of history behind it… .”
-Frank Willett

Spanning over 20 countries and 200 years, our collection offers a hint about the past and begs a conversation on the present.


Bronze Statuette
BENIN

Man Playing Flute, Bronze
BENIN

Bronze Embossed Stool
NIGERIA

Man on Head, Bronze
CAMEROON

The Whistler, Shona
ZIMBABWE

George Washington Carver Doll
USA

Woman w Fruit
GUYANA

Wood Carved Stool
CONGO

Horned Mask
MALI

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301 808 6987