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Shoowa design : African textiles from the kingdom of Kuba

Author: Georges Meurant
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of the textiles of the Shoowa people. The book takes 100 designs and analyzes them, showing their development from basic geometrical motif to complicated pattern. The history of the Shoowa  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georges Meurant
ISBN: 0500973318 9780500973318
OCLC Number: 15145445
Notes: Translation of Shoowa motieven.
Description: 205 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Afro-European syncretism from the late 15th- to the 17th-century; the Kuba kingdom - the Shoowa; dynamics of Kuba design; morphogenesis; geometric rectilinear space.
Other Titles: Shoowa motieven.
Responsibility: Georges Meurant.

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