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6 edition of Ancestral art of Gabon found in the catalog.

Ancestral art of Gabon

from the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum

by Louis Perrois

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Published by The Museum in Geneva .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gabon.
    • Subjects:
    • Sculpture, Gabon.,
    • Wood-carving -- Gabon.,
    • Sculpture, Black -- Gabon.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis Perrois ; photographs, Pierre-Alain Ferrazzini ; translation, Francine Farr.
      ContributionsMusée Barbier-Mueller., Dallas Museum of Art., Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1099.G25 P47 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination238 p. :
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2098281M
      ISBN 102881040128
      LC Control Number88145235
      OCLC/WorldCa13076621

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Ancestral art of Gabon: From the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum Hardcover – January 1, by Louis Perrois (Author)Author: J. Fernandez, Louis Perrois. Ancestral Art of Gabon from the Collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum Author Louis Perrois Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition V Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Dallas Museum of Art / Los Angeles County Museum of Art Place of Publication Dallas / L.

Date published Author: Louis Perrois. ← Back to Books. Ancestral Art Of Gabon book. sale. Ancestral Art Of Ancestral art of Gabon book book. Dimensions: 9½” x 12¼”. ANCESTRAL ART OF GABON. Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, First edition.

Hardcover. Near Fine / near fine. Item # ISBN: 12 2/8'' x 9 1/2''. With 7 maps, black & white and color illustrations, 39 color plates.

General light wear to dustjacket. Price: $Book Edition: First Edition. Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perrois, Louis. Ancestral art of Gabon. Geneva: The Museum, (OCoLC) Ancestral art of Gabon: from the collections of the Barbier-Mueller Museum / Author: Louis Perrois ; photographs, Pierre-Alain Ferrazzini ; translation, Francine Farr.

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This type of object was clearly admired early on as we see a related Punu bellows (Gabon) already featured in at the landmark exhibition African Negro Art at The Museum of Modern Art in New York ( no. 48; Collection Antony Moris) and today in the Musée Barbier-Mueller, Geneva (see L.

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