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CORPS SUBLIMES (Sublime Bodies). Christiane Falgayrettes-Leveau. Musee Dapper, Paris, 1994. 280 pp. with 197 ills. (150 col.). 30 x 22 cm. ISBN 2906067261 In French.
Exploring the varieties and symbolic significance of body ornamentation in Nigeria, Mali, Ghana and many other regions of Africa, this catalogue features three substantial essays and excellent pictorial documentation of pendants, bracelets, rings, headdresses and other objects as well as reproductions of sculptural works and photographs illustrating diverse styles of body decoration and scarification.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Africa
Plans: 02,04,19
Worldwide Number: 024717
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