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African Bobo Molo Carved and Painted Wood Helmet Mask, Burkina Faso

African Bobo Molo Carved and Painted Wood Helmet Mask, Burkina Faso

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An African Bobo Molo Carved and Painted Wood Helmet Mask, Burkina Faso, 20th Century.

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From the collection of Al Bright.

Alfred L. Bright, (American, 1940 – 2019), aka Al Bright, was a well-known Mahoning Valley artist, advocate and educator.

He was the Professor Emeritus, Department of Art, Youngstown State University; Founder of the YSU Black Studies Program.

He was the first African-American full service faculty member at YSU, where he had earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Art Education. He received his Master’s Degree in Painting from Kent State University and was a three-time recipient of YSU’s Distinguished Professorship Award.

His artwork is featured in local private and public collections throughout the country.

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