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Author Hahner-Herzog, Iris, 1956-

Title African masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, Geneva / by Iris Hahner-Herzog, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda.

Imprint Munich ; New York : Prestel, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    731.75 HAH    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    731.75 HAH    Available
Description 35, 287 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 32 cm.
Note Translated from the German by John William Gabriel.
"This book was first published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Haus der Kunst, Munich (February 14-April 27, 1997), Kunsthalle Bielefeld (May 15-August 3, 1997), Banque Générale du Luxembourg (September 1-October 30, 1997), Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgium (May 29-September 13, 1998), and the Fondation Bismarck, Paris (Fall 1998)"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-285) and index.
Contents Acknowledgements / by Jean Paul Barbier -- Preface / by Christoph Vitali -- Map of ethnic groups --"I am not myself" / by Maria Kecskési and Lázló [sic] Vajda -- Plates / with notes by Iris Hahner-Herzog -- Catalogue: 248 masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection -- Bibliography -- Index of ethnic groups.
Subject Collection Barbier-Müller -- Exhibitions.
Masks, African -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.
Wood sculpture, African -- Exhibitions.
Masks -- Switzerland -- Geneva -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Kecskési, Maria.
Vajda, László, 1923-
Gabriel, John William.
Collection Barbier-Müller.
Haus der Kunst München.
Added Title Afrikanische Masken aus der Sammlung Barbier-Mueller, Genf. English
ISBN 3791318063
3791327097 (pbk.) : $30.00

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