The Resource Designs for living : symbolic communication in African art, by Monni Adams

Designs for living : symbolic communication in African art, by Monni Adams

Label
Designs for living : symbolic communication in African art
Title
Designs for living
Title remainder
symbolic communication in African art
Statement of responsibility
by Monni Adams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Marie Jeanne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7380.5
LC item number
.A21
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, African
  • Art, African
  • Cambridge (Mass.)
  • Massachusetts
Label
Designs for living : symbolic communication in African art, by Monni Adams
Link
https://archive.org/details/designsforliving00adam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Catalog of an exhibit at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Map -- Art and the cosmos -- The divine geometry -- The spiral and the checkerboard -- Art and the community -- Founders and protectors of the community -- Prosperity and well-being -- A design for gender -- Task forces for the community -- Money and costume -- Art and the individual -- Cult art for the individual -- Small figure sculpture -- Signs of one's calling -- Designs on prestige -- Endgame -- The powerful outside: motifs adopted into art forms from foreign people viewed as powerful -- Design for beauty's sake
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780674199699
Lccn
82072588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)9036125
Label
Designs for living : symbolic communication in African art, by Monni Adams
Link
https://archive.org/details/designsforliving00adam
Publication
Note
Catalog of an exhibit at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Map -- Art and the cosmos -- The divine geometry -- The spiral and the checkerboard -- Art and the community -- Founders and protectors of the community -- Prosperity and well-being -- A design for gender -- Task forces for the community -- Money and costume -- Art and the individual -- Cult art for the individual -- Small figure sculpture -- Signs of one's calling -- Designs on prestige -- Endgame -- The powerful outside: motifs adopted into art forms from foreign people viewed as powerful -- Design for beauty's sake
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9780674199699
Lccn
82072588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)9036125

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