Staffs of Life: Rods, Staffs, Scepters and Wands From the Coudron Collection of African Art (1994)

By: Roberts, Allen F.

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Book Condition: Very good condition


A very interesting publication centered on the use of staffs of all kinds -- staffs from Eastern and Southern Africa; heavy staffs from Chokwe and related peoples from Angola, Zaire and Zambia; the sculpted narratives of Luba staffs of office; staffs of Tabwas, herbalists, hunters and chief; Wes African staffs from the Coudron Collection; and an iron staff fr the Yoruba deity of farming. Text is expansive and there are manypicures in both color and back and white Catalog was issued for a 1994 museum exhibition held in Iowa, Michigan and Minneapolis. Catalog is crips and clean with no defect of note. Measures 8-3/4" x 10" nd has 66 pages.

Title: Staffs of Life: Rods, Staffs, Scepters and Wands From the Coudron Collection of African Art (1994)

Author Name: Roberts, Allen F.

Categories: Catalogs-Art, Crafts, ART: Fine, Folk,Graphic, Africa,

Publisher: Iowa, The Project for Advanced Study of Art and Life in Africa and the University of Iowa Museum of Art: 1994

Binding: Card covert

Book Condition: Very good condition

Seller ID: 3083

Keywords: Staffs. Staffs of Life. Luba staffs. Rods. Sceptors. Wands.,