The Resource African masks : the Barbier-Mueller collection, by Iris Hahner, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda

African masks : the Barbier-Mueller collection, by Iris Hahner, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda

Label
African masks : the Barbier-Mueller collection
Title
African masks
Title remainder
the Barbier-Mueller collection
Statement of responsibility
by Iris Hahner, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
African Masks surveys 248 of the finest examples of masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, of which 100 are reproduced in stunning color illustrations. Leading scholars on African art describe the masks' historical and religious functions, and their symbolic significance
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hahner-Herzog, Iris
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German by John W. Gabriel
LC call number
NB1255.A43
LC item number
H3513 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kecskési, Maria
  • Vajda, László
  • Gabriel, John William
  • Collection Barbier-Müller
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collection Barbier-Müller
  • Collection Barbier-Müller
  • Masks, African
  • Wood sculpture, African
  • Masks
  • Masks
  • Masks, African
  • Wood sculpture, African
  • Switzerland
Label
African masks : the Barbier-Mueller collection, by Iris Hahner, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: 1998
  • Translated from the German by John W. Gabriel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 -- Catalogue : masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection -- Index of ethnic groups
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
36, 287 pages
Isbn
9783791338071
Lccn
2006939117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768489276
  • (OCoLC)ocn768489276
Label
African masks : the Barbier-Mueller collection, by Iris Hahner, Maria Kecskési, and László Vajda
Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: 1998
  • Translated from the German by John W. Gabriel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 -- Catalogue : masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection -- Index of ethnic groups
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
36, 287 pages
Isbn
9783791338071
Lccn
2006939117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768489276
  • (OCoLC)ocn768489276

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