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For Spirits and Kings

African Art from the Paul and Ruth Tishman Collection

For Spirits and Kings( )
Author: Vogel, Susan
Ezra, Kate
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $140.00
Book Description:

Africa is enormous--more than three times the size of the continental United States--and the art produced in this vast land reflects its rich and varied culture. Yet African art, perhaps more than any other, is widely misunderstood. Far from being "primitive," it represents a highly developed aesthetic expressed by accomplished professional artists who have complete mastery over their materials and techniques.

The study of African art is in its infancy, and Westerners are...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / Sculpture & Installation
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 10.25 Inches
Book Weight:2.46 Pounds

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