The Resource The making of Bamana sculpture : creativity and gender, Sarah C. Brett-Smith

The making of Bamana sculpture : creativity and gender, Sarah C. Brett-Smith

Label
The making of Bamana sculpture : creativity and gender
Title
The making of Bamana sculpture
Title remainder
creativity and gender
Statement of responsibility
Sarah C. Brett-Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brett-Smith, Sarah C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NB1255.M42
LC item number
B74 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sculptors
  • Sculpture, Bambara
  • Wood sculpture, Bambara
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Sculptors
  • Sculpture, Bambara
  • Wood sculpture, Bambara
  • Plastische kunst
  • Bambara (volk)
  • Houtsnijkunst
  • Sculpture
  • Sculpture bambara
  • Sculpture sur bois
  • Bambara (peuple d'Afrique)
  • Holzplastik
  • Mali
  • Bambara
Label
The making of Bamana sculpture : creativity and gender, Sarah C. Brett-Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-341) 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
Methodology: Description of Fieldwork. Methodology: The Main Sources. Methodology: The Choice of Informants, the Limits and Value of the Data. Methodology: The Presentation of the Data. Methodology: The Cultural Context and Its Impact on the Interviews. The Geographic and Historical Time Frame. The Data and Islam. The Plan of the Book -- 1. The Bamana Universe -- 2. The Sculptor Speaks with Spirits: The Other World -- 3. The Human World. Criteria. Negotiations. Pitfalls in the Commission Process. The Economics of the Commission -- 4. Trees and Tools. Trees. Cutting the Tree. Tools -- 5. Carving and Aesthetics. The Enterprise. The Place of Carving. The Timing and Pacing of the Carving. The Artist's Motivation. Aesthetic Objectives. The Process of Carving -- 6. Sacred Secrets -- 7. "The Foundation of the World Is with Women."
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xx, 352 pages
Isbn
9780521444842
Lccn
93042765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29671983
  • (OCoLC)ocm29671983
Label
The making of Bamana sculpture : creativity and gender, Sarah C. Brett-Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-341) 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
Methodology: Description of Fieldwork. Methodology: The Main Sources. Methodology: The Choice of Informants, the Limits and Value of the Data. Methodology: The Presentation of the Data. Methodology: The Cultural Context and Its Impact on the Interviews. The Geographic and Historical Time Frame. The Data and Islam. The Plan of the Book -- 1. The Bamana Universe -- 2. The Sculptor Speaks with Spirits: The Other World -- 3. The Human World. Criteria. Negotiations. Pitfalls in the Commission Process. The Economics of the Commission -- 4. Trees and Tools. Trees. Cutting the Tree. Tools -- 5. Carving and Aesthetics. The Enterprise. The Place of Carving. The Timing and Pacing of the Carving. The Artist's Motivation. Aesthetic Objectives. The Process of Carving -- 6. Sacred Secrets -- 7. "The Foundation of the World Is with Women."
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xx, 352 pages
Isbn
9780521444842
Lccn
93042765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29671983
  • (OCoLC)ocm29671983

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