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African masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva

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Published by Prestel in Munich, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Switzerland,
  • Geneva
    • Subjects:
    • Collection Barbier-Müller -- Exhibitions.,
    • Masks, African -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.,
    • Wood sculpture, African -- Exhibitions.,
    • Masks -- Switzerland -- Geneva -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Iris Hahner-Herzog, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda.
      ContributionsKecskési, Maria., Vajda, László, 1923-, Gabriel, John William., Collection Barbier-Müller., Haus der Kunst München.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1255.A43 H3513 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35, 287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL462762M
      ISBN 103791318063
      LC Control Number98181990
      OCLC/WorldCa38877383

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The Tribal Arts of Africa. New York: Thames and Hudson, Hahner-Herzog, Iris; Kecskesi, Maria & Vajda, Laszlo. African Masks from the Barbier-Mueller. The internationally acclaimed Barbier-Mueller Museum Collection in Geneva, Switzerland, houses one of the world's most impressive collections of primitive and tribal art and Geneva book from Africa.

Since African masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection began in the s, the museum's inventory boasts more than 5, items, including objets d'art from Indonesia and South America. Now available in paperback, this beautiful volume presents nearly of the finest African masks from the incomparable Barbier-Mueller Collection, which is unique in its vast number of masterpieces and wide geographic : African Art from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva.

Munich: Prestel, A mask of this type is shown on p. 72 in Douglas Newton, Sculpture: chefs-d’oeuvre de Musee Barbier-Mueller. Geneva: Musee Barbier-Mueller,ISBN There is explained that the masks are locally named Sira kono or Mpie.

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The Geneva museum has a changing program of exhibitions highlighting different aspects of the broad collection, from Cubist painting to African sculpture.

Like the Barnes, the Barbier-Müller collection comes out of the early 20th-century vogue within modernist circles for African art, which was profoundly implicated in the realities of 19th. The Swiss collector and museum founder Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller died in December at the age of His wide involvement and generous support for the visual arts included the foundation of the Barbier-Mueller Museum in Geneva in and, 20 years later, the Barbier-Mueller Museum of Pre-Columbian Art in Barcelona.

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African Masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva by Iris Hahner-Herzog, Maria Kecskesi, Lazlo Vajda, John will Gabriel Hardcover - pages (April) International Book Import Service, Inc.; ISBN: - Cross River is the main river in southeastern Nigeria and gives its name to the Cross River State.

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Indianapolis File Size: KB. African masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva by Iris Hahner-Herzog, Maria Kecskesi and Laszlo Vajda Call Number: Library - Author: Library Team. Punu masks layered in kaolin are used in celebrations and funerary ceremonies, where the white Musee Barbier-Mueller, Geneva (inventory # ) A Brown Punu mask from the Arman Collection H: cm From the book: African Faces, African Figures.

Jean-Paul Barbier-Mueller, the Swiss collector and founder of the Musée Barbier-Mueller in Geneva, died on 22 December, aged Barbier-Mueller started collecting when he was a boy.

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They fled the coastal area of West Africa during the 19th century, after their traditional enemies acquired firearms from the slave traders. You can sense this robustness in history with Musée Barbier-Mueller’s collections of African masks.

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Located in Geneva, the Barbier-Mueller Museum specializes in artwork from smaller African nations and East Asian and Pacific Island cultures. Documenting the tribal sculptures originally collected by Josef Mueller and pieces later acquired by relatives who founded the museum, this finely produced book offers stunning illustrations and authoritative Pages: Location.

The Anaang people are located in South Nigeria and specifically Akwa Ibom State and Cross River political capital of the Anaang people is Ikot Ekpene Local Government Area.

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"Environment and Vegetation on. in the Bédiat collection), which I greatly admired. The sculptor executed it in eight days and, far from being a masterpiece, it was relegated to an attic.

But what bedazzlement when, years later, I came across the same mask, in the Musée Barbier-Mueller, reproduced in Jean Laude’s book –. The Barbier-Mueller Museum, founded inis located at 10 rue Jean-Calvin, in Geneva, Switzerland. Its collection contains over 7, pieces and includes works of art from Tribal and Classical antiquity as well as sculptures, fabrics and ornaments from "primitive" civilizations around the world.

Founded in in the old town of Geneva, Musée Barbier Mueller houses one of the leading collections of African art in the world. The new show on Yohouré sculpture is the occasion to publish a book based on 46 years of studies of this Ivory coast tribe by Alain-Michel Boyer.

mask from the Chambon collection, Geneva, collected in by François Coppier (Perrois,ill. Compare also with another mask from the collection of André Lhote, in the collection of the Dapper Museum, Paris (Dapper, ). This second mask shows a similar striated band across the brow.

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of Javanese kris and krishafts from the collections of the National Museum of Ethnology in Leiden, the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam, the Worldmuseum in Rotterdam and several. African Art from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva.

Munich: Prestel, A mask of this type is shown on p. 72 in Douglas Newton, Sculpture: chefs-d'oeuvre de Musee Barbier-Mueller. Geneva: Musee Barbier-Mueller,ISBN There is explained that the masks are locally named Sira kono or Mpie.

Genf, Schweiz, Musée Barbier-Mueller. in: Werner Schmalenbach (Editor) – African Art from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva; Prestel Verlag, Munich S. Photograph: Roger Asselberghs Arte Tribal Tribal Art Congo Afrique Art Art Premier Masks Art African Masks Mask Making Arte Popular pins.

About this Item: Geneva: Barbier-Muller Collection, Med.4to. 5 colour and 29 monochrome plates, biblio., dw. Bilingual English and French. A fine copy of the first edition in the publisher's cloth with the dustwrapper.

We have been selling antiquarian books on Africa, Oceania, archaeology, anthropology, travel and the ancient world for over thirty years. The Barbier-Mueller Collection edited by Werner Schmalenbach ()fig.

63 wth commentary by Susan Vogel; (ii) African Art by Ivan Bargna () 30 fig. 29; (iii) the Prestel Postcard Book publication of masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva entitled Afrikanische Masken / Afican Masks () in a full page color photograph.

of Barbier-Mueller with the following statement by him in the preface to the book, African Masks - The Barbier-Mueller Collection: “An attitude of respect towards the sacred sculptures that embody the values of a society is the key to understanding them. These masks represent much more than objects capable of giving aesthetic pleasure.” (9).

This is one of at pdf eight masks or mask fragments in the same style in American and European collections. Well-known examples are in the collection of the late Catherine White, Seattle, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva, and the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.Christopher D.

Roy, author of African Art from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva, on LibraryThing. Christopher D. Roy, author of African Art from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva, on LibraryThing. München (1) jewelry (1) masks (4).

Masks ebook an important role in ritual in many parts of Africa - mask-making is ebook valued art, and artists are held in high esteem.

The art has been passed down from father to son for many generations. Used in ceremonial dances for weddings, funerals and initiation rites, the subjects portrayed by masks are symbolic.