arts of Ghana

  • 230 Pages
  • 1.82 MB
  • English
Museum of Cultural History, University of California , Los Angeles
Arts, Ghanaian -- Exhibit
Statementby Herbert M. Cole and Doran H. Ross.
ContributionsRoss, Doran H., Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery., Walker Art Center., Dallas Museum of Fine Arts., University of California, Los Angeles. Museum of Cultural History.
LC ClassificationsNX589.6.G5 C64
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 230 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18263583M

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The Arts of Ghana Paperback – January 1, by Herbert M. Cole and Doran H. Ross (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions.

Hide other formats and editions. Price. New from. Used from. Hardcover.5/5(1). "The Arts of Ghana" is the vibrant, authoritative catalogue for a touring exhibition of Ghanaian Art curated by two of the preeminent scholars in the field; Herbert Cole and Doran Ross. The assembled pieces include domestic, utilitarian, cult, and state objects demonstrate the variety and complexity of the tribal arts of Ghana as well as.

A vibrant, authoritative catalogue for a touring exhibition of Ghanaian Art curated by two of the preeminent scholars in the field; Herbert Cole and Doran Ross. The assembled pieces include domestic and utilitarian, cult, and state arts - demonstrating the variety and complexity of the tribal arts of Ghana, as well as the skills of its makers.

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