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Ferrazzini, Pierre-Alain

Overview
Works: 67 works in 174 publications in 4 languages and 2,999 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: NK7189, 730.089
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Most widely held works by Pierre-Alain Ferrazzini
Gold of Africa : jewellery and ornaments from Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal in the collection of the Barbier-Mueller Museum by Timothy F Garrard ( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and French and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tribal sculpture : masterpieces from Africa, South East Asia, and the Pacific in the Barbier Mueller Museum by Collection Barbier-Müller ( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quality and variety of the Barbier-Mueller collection of ethnic sculpture are astonishing, and only the finest pieces were selected for this all-color, oversize book. These striking pieces came from a vast number of small local cultures, of almost infinite variety, from an enormous expanse of the Old World, more specifically from Africa, Indonesia, especially the tribal areas - today known as Irian Jaya and New Guinea. Due to their ritual use, the rigors of tropical climates and the depradations of missionaries and conquerors, fine pieces have always been a rarity, as they were generally linked to the universal requirements of statehood and religion. Some remarkable pieces, however, did make up part of daily life
Ancient art from the Barbier-Mueller Museum by Jean-Louis Zimmermann ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnic jewelry : Africa, Asia, and the Pacific by Michel Butor ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Messages in stone : statues and sculptures from tribal Indonesia in the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Power and gold : jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines : from the collection of the Barbier-Müller Museum, Geneva by Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ritual arts of Oceania, New Ireland : in the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum by Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For twenty years now the Barbier-Mueller Museum has mounted exhibitions that have travelled throughout Europe, North America, and the Far East. To people everywhere the museum has presented its extensive collections of tribal art, brought together over three quarters of a century by three generations of a single family." "For the first time ever forty pieces of sculpture from New Ireland, selected for their beauty, rarity, and originality, are being brought out of the museum's storerooms where they have been conserved - several for over half a century - and put on display in the galleries of Paris's Foundation Bismarck, a unique event that ran from 28 April to 28 June 1997. Unlike traditional tribal sculpture, largely limited to a number of conventional forms which native craftsmen have little choice but to respect, the masks and statues of New Ireland are striking for their freedom of invention. Animal and humanlike motifs are combined with infinite variety according to rules laid down by the rites employing such objects."--BOOK JACKET
Power and gold : jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines : from the collection of the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Geneva by Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adornment : jewelry from Africa, Asia and the Pacific by Michel Butor ( Book )
6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Universality of tribal art = Universalité de l'art tribal by Werner Muensterberger ( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and Multiple languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art of Nagaland : [the Barbier-Müller Collection, Geneva] by Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Degas by Ronald Pickvance ( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parure ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magie en Afrique Noire ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in French and German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art du Nagaland : exposition Musée Barbier-Müller, Genève, dès le 24 juin 1982 by Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art des steppes : ornements et pièces de mobilier funéraire scytho-sibérien dans les collections du Musée Barbier-Mueller by Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Or d'Afrique : bijoux et parures du Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, et Sénégal de la collection du Musée Barbier-Mueller by Timothy F Garrard ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art antique dans les collections du Musée Barbier-Mueller by Jean-Louis Zimmermann ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un jour nous construirons les pyramides : mobilier funéraire prédynastique et pharaonique by Michel Butor ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Botschaft der Steine : indonesische Skulpturen aus der Sammlung Barbier-Mueller, Genf by Jean Paul Barbier ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ferrazini, Pierre-Alain
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