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Surfaces : color, substances, and ritual applications on African sculpture

Author: Leonard Kahan; Donna Page; Pascal James Imperato
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2009.
Series: African expressive cultures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the power and potency of surfaces in African sculpture

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Surfaces.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)609930641
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Kahan; Donna Page; Pascal James Imperato
ISBN: 9780253352514 0253352517
OCLC Number: 233485389
Description: 523 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Historical background / Leonard Kahan --
Agents of transformation / Donna Page --
Surface symbols: the meanings of color, patina, encrustation, and design on Bamana sculpture / Pascal James Imperato --
Ibeji surface analysis / Charles Bordogna --
Coloring the orisa / Bolaji Campbell --
Surface conditions of wood sculpture / Leonard Kahan --
Compendium of substances / Donna Page.
Series Title: African expressive cultures.
Responsibility: edited by Leonard Kahan, Donna Page, and Pascal James Imperato ; in collaboration with Charles Bordogna and Bolaji Campbell ; with an introduction by Patrick McNaughton.
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Kahan and Donna Page, who curated a 2004-05 exhibition of the same name, and Pascal James Imperato (public health, SUNY Downstate Medical Ctr.) compile a series of essays in which African art Read more...

 
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