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2 edition of African art: the Chrysler Collection. found in the catalog.

African art: the Chrysler Collection.

Norfolk State College. Dept. of Fine Arts.

African art: the Chrysler Collection.

by Norfolk State College. Dept. of Fine Arts.

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Published in [Norfolk, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West.,
  • Africa, Central.
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture -- Africa, West.,
    • Sculpture -- Africa, Central.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsChrysler Museum at Norfolk.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1255.A44 N67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5469040M
      LC Control Number73172028

      African Art. VMFA’s collection of African art, regarded as one of the most comprehensive in the United States, features figures, masks, textiles, regalia, and ritual objects from more than cultures throughout the continent.   The largest African American history and literature collection in the Midwest, the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History and Literature documents the Black experience with a strong focus on Chicago. Archival Collections has a list of all CPL collections and finding aids. Contact Us () ; harshcollection.

      The book’s illustrations draw on the Shafik Gabr Collection and 32 of its images come from it. Gérôme and his students, Ludwig Deutsch and Rudolf Ernst, feature prominently in the. In , Barnes began collecting African art (mostly masks and sculpture from West Africa), valuing it for its “forward thinking” and “successful execution of three dimensions.”(Clarke.

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