A history of art in Africa / Monica Blackmun Visonà ... [et al.] ; introduction by Suzanne Preston Blier ; preface by Rowland Abiodun.

Title: 
A history of art in Africa / Monica Blackmun Visonà ... [et al.] ; introduction by Suzanne Preston Blier ; preface by Rowland Abiodun.
Publisher: 
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2001.
Description: 
544 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Other Authors: 
Visonà, Monica Blackmun, 1953-
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
66491
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
N7380.H67
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 529-536) and index.
Treats African art from prehistory to the present day, including Islamic and Christian influences, tourists arts, sculpture, masquerades, festivals, and personal adornment.
Senegalese glass painters, pp. 125-126; beadwork, pp. 493 (Ndebele), 488-489 (Nguni), and 489-490 (Zulu).
Contents: 
From the Nile to the Niger --
Western Africa --
Central Africa --
Eastern and southern Africa --
The diaspora.
ISBN: 
0810934485
0134421876 (ph pb)