The art of conversion : Christian visual culture in the Kingdom of Kongo (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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The art of conversion : Christian visual culture in the Kingdom of Kongo

Author: Cécile Fromont
Publisher: Chapel Hill : published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, [2014]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cécile Fromont
ISBN: 9781469618715 1469618710
OCLC Number: 1026186520
Description: XVIII, 283 p. : il. ; 27 cm.
Contents: Sangamentos : performing the advent of Kongo Christianity --
Under the sign of the cross in the Kingdom of Kongo : religious conversion and visual correlation --
The fabric of power, wealth, and devotion : clothing and regalia of the Christian Kongo --
Negotiating time and space : architecture, rituals, and power in the Christian Kongo --
From Catholic kingdom to the heart of darkness : the fate of Kongo Christianity in the nineteenth century.
Responsibility: Cécile Fromont.

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