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African art in the cycle of life

by Roy Sieber

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Published by Published for the National Museum of African Art by the Smithsonian Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture, African -- Exhibitions,
    • Art and society -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoy Sieber and Roslyn Adele Walker.
      ContributionsWalker, Roslyn A., National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1091.65 .S54 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination155 p. :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2391127M
      ISBN 100874748216, 0874748224
      LC Control Number87020493

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      Figure depicts episodes from the life of Buddha, _____. sculpted as separate scenes all on one block of sandstone What shared theme connects the ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead, Giselbertus's tympanum at the Cathedral of Saint-Lazare, and Vermeer's Woman Holding a Balance? The featured books are from the Smithsonian Libraries’ Warren M. Robbins Library at the National Museum of African Art and the National Museum of African Art collection. They offer the full span from illustrated nineteenth-century atlas folios to livres d’artistes to twentieth-first century artists’ g: cycle of life.

      [1] Judith Perani and Fred T. Smith, The Visual Arts of Africa: Gender, Power, and Life Cycle Rituals (Prentice Hall, ) p. xvii. Additional resources: Afro-Portugese Ivories on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. A life cycle is a series of stages a living thing goes through during its life. All plants and animals go through life cycles. All plants and animals go through life cycles. It is helpful to use diagrams to show the stages, which often include starting as a seed, egg, or live birth, then growing up and g: African art.


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