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MMA Collection Database

Timeline of Art History: "Seated Couple <Mali; Dogon peoples> (1977.394.15)". New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000–. (October 2006)

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Published Resources

Links with shelf numbers refer to WATSONLINE, the online library catalog of the Museum. Photocopies of each source reference are available in the Goldwater Library. Certain electronic resources are accessible within the museum or with an approved remote connection.

  • De Mott, Barbara. Dogon Masks: A Structural Study of Form and Meaning. Ann Arbor, 1982. [O5MD D38 1982]
    • Chapter 3, “Dogon Sculpture.”
  • Ezra, Kate. "The Art of the Dogon.” In African Arts, Vol. 21, no. 4 (Aug. 1988), pp. 30-33, 90-91. [A A2583 v.21 or Online]
  • Ezra, Kate. Art of the Dogon: Selections from the Lester Wunderman Collection. New York, 1988. [O2 N545ar REF]
    • pp. 15-28, 64-67.
  • Griaule, Marcel, and Germaine Dieterlin. The Pale Fox. Paris, 1965. [O5MD G84p]
    • Introduction by Dieterlin, 1963. p. 25-75.
  • Van Beek, Walter E.A. “Functions of Sculpture in Dogon Religion.” In African Arts, Vol. 21, no. 4 (Aug. 1988), pp. 58-65, 91. [A A2583 v.21 or Online]

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