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African Art
  • Format
  • Authored by: William Rea
  • From the Series: International Encyclopedia of Art
  • Trim Size: 8-1/2 x 11
  • ISBN-10: 0816033307
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-8160-3330-0
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $25.00
  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Published: 10/01/1996
  • Dewey Number: 709.6
  • Reading Level: Grades 6-12
  • Pages: 64


Beginning with an introductory overview of the geography, prehistory, and unique problems of historical evidence in this vast region, this volume covers everything from rock painting in southern Africa (from approximately 29,000 BCE) to the various art forms of the 20th century.

Coverage includes:

  • Sculpture in the city of Ife in Nigeria
  • The cultures of Benin and the Asante confederation
  • The art of the mask in West Africa
  • The influence of African art in the New World.


100 full-color and black-and-white photographs. 5 maps. Index. Bibliography. Glossary. Timeline.

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