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Title: African Masks
Description: Munich, Prestel, 2002. Pb 288 pp. 4to. 488 ill. From the backcover: 248 of the finest examples of the private Barbier-Mueller Collection (founded in the 1920s, of which 100 are reproduced in stunning color illustrations. Leading scholars on African art describe the masks' historical and religious functions, and their symbolic significance. Mainly Ivory Coast, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, Cameroon. With a map of the ethnic groups. Fine

Keywords: maskers, helmmasker, beelden, masks, houtsnijwerk, Africa, Afrika, Congo, Kongo, tribal art, Yombe, Pende, Phumbu, Luluwa, Bashilele, Biombo, Luba-Hemba, Luba, Tsjokwe, Basalampasu, Lwalwa, Lega, Bembe.

Price: EUR 35.00 = appr. US$ 38.04 Seller: MERS Antique Books Antwerp
- Book number: 19970071

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