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INTRODUCTION TO AFRICAN ART
Edition: First US printing.
New York: New American Library - NAL, (1966.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A comprehensive introduction to all types of tribal art from all of Black Africa - including wooden sculpture, initiation masks, ivories, and miniatures in gold and bronze - one which focuses on the meaning of the art. Illustrated with more than 90 plates, some in full color. Translated from the Italian by Peter Whigham. xx, 200 pp.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (some toning to the dj.)Book ID: 47910More details Price: $20.00
DANCING MASKS OF AFRICA.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1975.) dj. Hardcover first edition - An exploration of the role that powerful masks play in the lives of African people illustrated with the author's bold and vibrant lino cuts. Although written for young readers, this is one of those books that will be appreciated by adult as well - especially anyone with an interest in the masks and tribal cultures of West Africa. Printed throughout in black, tan and red. Notes on the masks. Oversized format, unpaginated.. ISBN: 0-684-160889.
Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings, but overall tight and clean in a very good and unmarked dust jacket.(price-clipped.)Book ID: 55293More details Price: $14.50