The Resource The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art, Roslyn Adele Walker

The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art, Roslyn Adele Walker

Label
The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art
Title
The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art
Statement of responsibility
Roslyn Adele Walker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This illustrated book showcases 110 objects from the Dallas Museum of Art's world-renowned African collection. In contrast to Western 'art for art's sake', tradition-based African art served as an agent of religion, social stability, or social control
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N7380.5
LC item number
.D36 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Dallas Museum of Art
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walker, Roslyn A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dallas Museum of Art
  • Dallas Museum of Art
  • Dallas Museum of Fine Arts
  • Dallas (Tex.)
  • Art, African
  • Art
  • Art
  • Art, African
  • Kunst
  • Sammlung
  • Kunst
  • Sammlung
  • Texas
  • Afrika
  • Afrika
Label
The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art, Roslyn Adele Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
African art at the DMA : a brief history -- African art in context -- Icons and symbols of leadership and status -- African art in the cycle of life -- African decorative arts -- African art and the influences of foreign trade
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780300138955
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317471731
  • (OCoLC)ocn317471731
Label
The arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art, Roslyn Adele Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
African art at the DMA : a brief history -- African art in context -- Icons and symbols of leadership and status -- African art in the cycle of life -- African decorative arts -- African art and the influences of foreign trade
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780300138955
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317471731
  • (OCoLC)ocn317471731

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