Iconography
Work-in-progress
Africa
Further details
Mfondo face mask, used primarily for merrymaking during the dry season, when they would be worn by young people volunteering to dance in return for food and drink.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lwalwa (Democratic Republic of the Congo and Angola)
DATE
20th century
LOCATION
Tervuren, Royal Museum for Central Africa
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Masterpieces of Central Africa, Tervuren Museum, exh. cat. 1997 - 1999
Contact
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