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Title: IN THE PRESENCE OF SPIRITS. AFRICAN ART FROM THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ETHNOLOGY, LISBON.
Description: New York/Gent, Museum for African Art/Snoeck-Ducaju & Zoon, 2000. Wrappers, 190 pp. illustrations, maps, index, bibliography. Exhibition catalogue Museum for African Art, New York. For the Congo: mainly Luba. Many art pieces from Angola. With an contribution of Annemieke Van Damme on The initiation Arts of the Zombo, Nkanu, Yaka, and Suku Peoples (pp.61-75). Contribution of Manuel Jordan on The Matapa and Kongo Kasai or Kongo-Dinga peoples. (p. 77-85) and The Arts of Chokwe. Elisabeth Cameron with a very interesting contr. on Embodied Futures: The Dolls of Southwestern Angola. Near fine

Keywords: maskers, helmmasks, helmet, dolls, poppen, poupées, Angola, Luba, Chokwe, Kongo, Congo

Price: EUR 15.00 = appr. US$ 16.30 Seller: MERS Antique Books Antwerp
- Book number: 20000067

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