84. Two Iron Voodoo Presentoirs

Haiti, early 20th century
Size: 52.5 cm and 36 cm

Instructions for use: plant in the corner of your field; sprinkle corn on the hand; take a chicken, cut its throat so that the blood flows over the grain in the hand; your harvest will be bountiful.

Provenance: Mabille, French Cultural Attaché in Haiti & Surrealist artist, 1930s