NDEBELE. The Art of an African Tribe.


The art of Africa is known as a casualty of colonial exploitation,Surviving principally in the museums of other continents,never seen by the people who created it What reappears among African artists today is regarded as a renaissance of a destroyed tradition.This book is a revelation not of that renaissance but of a glorious continued existence,under the most destructive forms of physical and psychological hardship imaginable,of an artistic culture at the very centre of life itself.

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H/b in v/g clean boards,also in a v/g pictorial d/w.Size 11×11 pp 204,inc,index of artists,bibliography,glossary,illustrated throughout with some fine plates in full colour.Depicting fine art of house external decoration,fine artifacts and styles of dress,with full supporting text.Hinges strong Binding tight (suggest unread) Internally clean and bright throughout. This is a v/g++–v/g++ Almost fine copy.


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