Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woman standing in profile
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • woman standing in profile, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 12.5 cm
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7663.02

The black and white image is of a woman standing in profile. Her braided hair lays down her back and she wears a black wrap-style dress. A tree and white buildings are visible in the background.