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The Resource Ife in the history of West African sculpture

Ife in the history of West African sculpture

Label
Ife in the history of West African sculpture
Title
Ife in the history of West African sculpture
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Willett, Frank
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New aspects of archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sculpture
  • Sculpture, Primitive
Label
Ife in the history of West African sculpture
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 216-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something new out of Africa -- The bronzes from Wunmonije compound -- The bronzes from Ita Yemoo -- The technique of lost wax bronze-casting -- The terracotta sculptures of Ife -- The stone sculptures of Ife -- Finding out about ancient Ife -- Ancestors in terracotta -- The origins of the Yoruba and of the art of Ife -- The date of the art of Ife -- Descendants in bronze -- Relatives in bronze of Ife and Benin -- Neighbours in bronze and stone -- Recent Yoruba sculpture -- Elements of continuity in West African sculpture
Control code
505937
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
232 pages
Lccn
67014151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), maps
System control number
(WaOLN)467099
Label
Ife in the history of West African sculpture
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 216-226
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Something new out of Africa -- The bronzes from Wunmonije compound -- The bronzes from Ita Yemoo -- The technique of lost wax bronze-casting -- The terracotta sculptures of Ife -- The stone sculptures of Ife -- Finding out about ancient Ife -- Ancestors in terracotta -- The origins of the Yoruba and of the art of Ife -- The date of the art of Ife -- Descendants in bronze -- Relatives in bronze of Ife and Benin -- Neighbours in bronze and stone -- Recent Yoruba sculpture -- Elements of continuity in West African sculpture
Control code
505937
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
232 pages
Lccn
67014151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), maps
System control number
(WaOLN)467099

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