African Art: A Century at the Brooklyn Museum

African Art: A Century at the Brooklyn Museum

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By William C. Siegmann

296 pages
Softcover

This magnificent volume showcases some 130 highlights from our world-renowned collection of African textiles, ceramics, jewelry, masks, and figures.

Taking readers through a cultural exploration of the continent, the collection encompasses regions from western Sudan and the southwestern Congo to the Equatorial Forest and southern Africa. Carefully photographed and presented in luminous color, these pieces create a stunning introduction to the rich traditions of African art and culture.

William C. Siegmann is Curator Emeritus of the Arts of Africa and the Pacific Islands Introductory essay on African art by scholar Joseph Adande; a fully-illustrated catalogue section with individual commentaries on the works; an exhibition list; and a bibliography.


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