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African sculpture speaks

Author: Ladislas Segy
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1975.
Series: Da Capo paperback.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th ed., enlView all editions and formats
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Contains descriptions and photographs of over 150 West African sculptures, looking at them both as products of their culture, and as works of art; and discusses the magico-religious beliefs from which the artists drawn their inspiration.
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Segy, Ladislas.
African sculpture speaks.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1975
(OCoLC)566312160
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ladislas Segy
ISBN: 0306800187 9780306800184
OCLC Number: 1830240
Description: 346 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: Da Capo paperback.
Responsibility: Ladislas Segy.
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The first full appraisal of African art published in the United States, "African Sculpture Speaks" describes and illustrates the sculpted works of more than 150 West African tribes.  Read more...

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