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6 edition of Art of the Dogon found in the catalog.

Art of the Dogon

selections from the Lester Wunderman collection

by Kate Ezra

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art, Distributed by H.N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wunderman, Lester -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Dogon -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 112-116.

    StatementKate Ezra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7399.M3 E97 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2398773M
    ISBN 100870995073, 0870995081, 0810918749
    LC Control Number87028737

      The Science of the Dogon book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A look at the close resemblance between the creation and s 4/5.   Table of Contents. Foreword by John Anthony West Acknowledgments Introduction ONE How This Book Came to Be TWO Themes of the Ancient Creation Stories THREE The Dogon Creation Story FOUR Dogon Symbols and Meanings FIVE Dogon Parallels to the Big Bang and Atomic and Quantum Structure SIX Dogon Parallels to String Theory SEVEN Dogon Parallels to Egyptian Mythology EIGHT Dogon Brand: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company.

    Genre/Form: Katalog Exhibition catalogs Exhibitions Expositions: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ezra, Kate. Art of the Dogon. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art: . Genre/Form: Ausstellungskatalog Expositions: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Laude, Jean, African art of the Dogon. New York, Brooklyn Museum in .

    Dogon, ethnic group of the central plateau region of Mali that spreads across the border into Burkina is some doubt as to the correct classification of the many dialects of the Dogon language; the language has been placed in the Mande, Gur, and other branches of the Niger-Congo language family, but its relationship to other languages of the family, if any, is uncertain. SCIENCE OF THE DOGON: Decoding The African Mystery Tradition by Scranton, Laird & West, John Anthony and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Science of the Dogon: Decoding the African Mystery Tradition by Scranton, Laird - .


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Art of the Dogon by Kate Ezra Download PDF EPUB FB2

The mostly good quality of the objects, along with the concise text and fascinating item descriptions, probably make the book essential for lovers of Dogon art.

The items are mostly figures, with a few masks, staffs and shutters.3/5(1). Art of the Dogon: Selections from the Lester Wunderman Collection [Ezra, Kate] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Art of the Dogon: Selections from the 3/5(1). African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers Hardcover – by Jean Laude (Author)Cited by: 4.

This handsome book features sixty-three of the finest pieces of Dogon art collected by Lester Wunderman, several of which have been donated to the Museum's permanent collection. The text, written by the Museum's assistant curator of primitive art, incorporates the most up-to-date research and thinking on the complex subject.

Skip to main content. Browse Subjects. Art and Architecture; Biography; Business; Classics; Economics; Health and Medicine. African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers by Laude, Jean and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers LAUDE, JEAN Published by The Brooklyn Museum in association with The Viking Press, New York ().

This stunning photographic book demonstrates how geography, with a mile range of cliffs, has protected and dictated the culture of the intensely spiritual Dogon. The focus is on the people of the cliff face in their villages built beside steep-walled gorges that are accessible only on foot.5/5(4).

The Dogon people of Mali, West Africa, are famous for their unique art and advanced cosmology. The Dogon’s creation story describes how the one true god, Amma, created all the matter of the universe. African Art Afrika Museum altars dedicated Amma ancestors animal Bamana Bandiagara cliffs Bedaux Berg en Dal binu blacksmith body bowls bracelets Brooklyn Museum Calame-Griaule carved in relief Collection of Dogon context copper-alloy deceased depict Desplagnes Dieterlen and Ganay Dogon area Dogon art Dogon country Dogon figures Dogon masks.

In addition to anthropologists and archaeologists, the literature on Dogon art includes contributions by art historians, art collectors, architects, historians, geographers, photographers, journalists, and others.

Marcel Griaule (16 May – 23 February ) was a French author and anthropologist known for his studies of the Dogon people of West Africa, and for pioneering ethnographic field studies in France. He worked together with Germaine Dieterlen and Jean Rouch on African subjects. (PDF) Art of the Dogon.

A private collection of Dogon material culture | Jan Baptist Bedaux - 35 Years of collecting created a collection that gives a broad view of the material culture of the Dogon and Tellem. The value of the collection lies not. Art of the Dogon: selections from the Lester Wunderman collection.

New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. ISBN Laude, Jean (). African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers. New York: The Viking Press.

Davis, Shawn R. “Dogon Funerals” in. A Studio book. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA CameraPages:   The Dogon’s Extraordinary Knowledge of the Cosmos and the Cult of Nommo. France, Marcel Griaule is a young man who is very well-established in his studies, especially in mathematics.

He has recently served as a volunteer in the French Air Force and aspires to attend the prestigious Lycée Louis le Grande. African art of the Dogon: the myths of the cliff dwellers, Issue 22 Jean Laude, Brooklyn Museum Brooklyn Museum in association with the Viking Press, - Art - 60 pages.

Download the Book:Art Of The Dogon: Selections From The Lester Wunderman Collection PDF For Free, Preface: The sculpture of the Dogon people of M.

African art of the Dogon the myths of the cliff dwellers. by Jean Laude. Published by Brooklyn Museum in association with the Viking Press in New York. Written in EnglishCited by: 4. My name is Jan Baptist Bedaux and I would like to tell you something about my new book Art of the Dogon.A private collection of Dogon material culture, Bedaux Art Editions, Brusselspp, ills.

in full colour, hard cover 30 x 30 cm, ISBN/EANthat will appear in January. The Dogon people of Mali, West Africa, are famous for their unique art and advanced cosmology. The Dogon’s creation story describes how the one true god, Amma, created all the matter of the ed on: Septem From the Dogon and Ancient Egypt to India, Tibet, and China.

Author: Laird Scranton; Publisher: Simon and Schuster ISBN: Category: Body, Mind & Spirit Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Reconstructs a theoretic parent cosmology that underlies ancient religion • Shows how this parent cosmology provided the conceptual origins of written language • Uses techniques of comparative.Many Dutch tribal art collectors started collecting African Art in that period, partly by the enormous exposure of the beautiful objects that were made by the Dogon people.

The poet Bert Schierbeek together with architect and amateur archeologist Herman Haan wrote a book about this expedition in which several objects are shown.