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African images; essays in African iconology. Edited by Daniel F. McCall [and] Edna G. Bay.

; Bay, Edna G., editor ; Boston University. African Studies Center
New York, [Published by] Africana Pub. Company, for the African Studies Center, Boston University 1975] .
ISBN 9780841901476, 0841901473

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Other Authors Bay, Edna G.,
McCall, Daniel F.,
Boston University. African Studies Center.
Subjects Art africain.
Art primitif -- Afrique occidentale.
Art, West African.
Series Boston University papers on Africa ; v. 6.
Description xiii, 326, [64] pages illustrations 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1975]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Introduction: Art, history, and art history / Daniel F. McCall -- part 1. On the meaning of African sculpture: The Lugard Lecture of 1961 / Vinigi L. Grottanelli -- part 2. Studies of art in a local context: Benin bronze heads: styles and chronology / Philip J.C. Dark -- The history if Ibo Mbari houses: facts and theories / Herbert M. Cole -- Images of aggression: Ivwri sculpture of the Urhobo / W. Perkins Foss -- Masking tradition and figurative art among the Islamized Mande / ReneĢ Bravmann -- Professionals and amateurs in Benin court carving / Paula Ben-Amos -- House decoration in Lower Nubia / Terence Walz -- part 3. Distribution of forms and symbols: Yoruba-Sango ram symbolism: from ancient Sahara or dynastic Egypt? / Babatunde Lawal -- The heart-shaped face in African art / Edna G. Bay -- The hornbill and analogous forms in West African sculpture / Daniel F. McCall.
Geographic Area Africa, West
Network Numbers (OCoLC)979228
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