First  cover of 'FRANS M. OLBRECHTS 1899-1958. IN SEARCH OF ART IN AFRICA.'

FRANS M. OLBRECHTS 1899-1958. IN SEARCH OF ART IN AFRICA.

Petridis, Constantine (ed.).

325 pp.; 121 b/w text illus., 137 colour plates of objects. Antwerp, 2001. Cloth.

book nr. 7733                 € 45,00

The book contains 12 essays (by A. Jonaitis, M. Holsbeke, H. Burssens, D.P. Biebuyck, C. Petridis, W. van Damme, A. van Damme-Linseele, R. Ceyssens, A. Veirman, E. Bruyninx, and L. de Heusch) and is divided into chapters on: 1. Obrechts in America. 2. Art History and Anthropology. 3. Form and Content. 4. Congolese Art. 5. The Côte d'Ivoire Expeditions. Maps, biblio.. Exh. cat. Antwerp Ethnographic Museum.