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Visions of Africa

the Jerome L. Joss collection of African Art at UCLA

by University of California, Los Angeles. Fowler Museum of Cultural History.

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Published by Fowler Museum of Cultural History, University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Joss, Jerome L. 1909- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
    • University of California, Los Angeles. Fowler Museum of Cultural History -- Exhibitions.,
    • Art, Black -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDoran H. Ross, editor.
      ContributionsRoss, Doran H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7391.65 .U55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. :
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1127420M
      ISBN 100930741331, 093074134X
      LC Control Number94070815
      OCLC/WorldCa31625463

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By continuing to use this website, you. Igbo Visions of Africa Herbert M. Cole Many little-known objects are included alongside a generous sampling of the thousands of masks that are perhaps the quintessential forms of Igbo art, famous for its diversity, inventiveness, and aesthetic quality.

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Yoruba: Visions of Africa Series. Art features prominently in the culture of the Yoruba, a people numbering more than 25 million and subdivided into different kingdoms in Nigeria and adjacent regions. It both enriches life and is used to venerate and influence deities.4/5.

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