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MASK OF AFRICA

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Head with crown, - early century, copper alloy ("The Kingdom of Ife: Sculptures from West Africa," British Museum) - tenthousandlux: March 2010 Africa Art, West Africa, Statues, African Room, Afro, African Sculptures, Sand Sculptures, Black Royalty, Yoruba

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Yoruba Olumeye (Kneeling Female Offering Bowl) Nigeria Earthenware pot with four handles,with applied sculptural elements, possibly Igbo people Nigeria ca. 1900-24 African art motives In many parts of Africa there is still a vital interaction that occurs between the people, their pottery and arts, and the spirit world. Originally, all across Africa, their ceremonial art had a purpose - attracting blessings for good harvests, bringing fertility, warding off disease along with natural…

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Wunmonije Ooni cabeza con corona Cap.IX Yoruba | Juanjo Andreu

Poco después de eso, a principios de 1939, se encontraron cuatro cabezas más y este torso en el mismo lugar, un compuesto llamado Wunmonije.

A cast brass head, probably of a king (Oba) and used as an altarpiece decoration. The kingdom of Benin century CE) in West Africa (modern southern Nigeria). From Benin City, century CE. African Artists, African Tribes, Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, African Sculptures, Animal Sculptures, African American Artwork, History Encyclopedia, African Traditions

Benin Brass Head

A cast brass head, probably of a king (Oba) and used as an altarpiece decoration. The kingdom of Benin (13-19th century CE) in West Africa (modern southern Nigeria). From Benin City, 16th-17th century...

Sculpture by Woodrow Nash Arte Fashion, Afrique Art, African Artwork, African Sculptures, Art Africain, Black Artists, African American Art, Black Women Art, Sculpture Clay

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sarakstar: “The Kingdom of Benin Royal Court Art The objects in bronze and ivory from the Kingdom of Benin (Nigeria) made the kingdom famous when it comes to African art and culture. They were objects. Arte Naturalista, Black History, Art History, History Facts, Afrique Art, Cultural Artifact, African Royalty, African Sculptures, Art Populaire

France Agrees To Return Stolen African Artifacts to Benin, But Will Other European Colonizers Follow Suit?

The film "Black Panther" broached the subject of the theft of African cultural artifacts by European museums, In the film, the character Erik “Killmonger”

drawpaintprint: “ Head of an Oba, century (ca. Edo peoples, court of Benin Brass; 9 ¼ in. cm) Metropolitan Museum of Art: “ The leaders of the kingdom of Benin in. Africa Art, West Africa, Black History, Art History, African Royalty, African Sculptures, Art Populaire, Art Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture

Head of an Oba | Edo peoples | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: 16th century. Geography: Nigeria, Court of Benin. Culture: Edo peoples. Medium: Brass. Dimensions: H. 9 1/4 x W. 8 5/8 x D. 9 in. (23.5 x 21.9 x 22.9...

fishstickmonkey: “ Face mask Maker: Ibibio artist Date: Early to century Medium: Wood, plant fiber, encrustation Geography: Nigeria Smithsonian National Museum of African Art ” Human Sculpture, Sculpture Art, African Masks, African Art, African Museum, Geometric Sculpture, African Sculptures, Masks Art, 3d Prints

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fishstickmonkey: “ Face mask Maker: Ibibio artist Date: Early to mid-20th century Medium: Wood, plant fiber, encrustation Geography: Nigeria Smithsonian National Museum of African Art ”

Female (Pwo) mask from the Chokwe people of the Xassenge region of Angola Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, African Masks, African Art, Woman Mask, African American Artwork, African Sculptures, Art Premier, Masks Art

Mask: Female (Pwo) | Chokwe peoples | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

A Portuguese collector; Patrick Diericks, Brussels, Belgium, until 1982; (Christie's London, 1982, no. 113); Baudouin de Grunne, Belgium, from 1982 until probably 1986 or 1987; [Philippe Guimiot, Brussels, Belgium, by 1987–1997]; Andreas Lindner, Munich, Germany, 1997–2003; [Entwistle Gallery, London, until 2003]

African Societies before Colonization and the Slave Trade in the Black African History video documentary Africa Before The Europeans Black History, Art History, Afrique Art, African Sculptures, Art Premier, Yoruba, Art Sculpture, African Masks, African History

African Societies Before The Slave Trade And Colonization | Interesting History Facts

African Societies before Colonization and the Slave Trade in the Black African History video documentary Africa Before The Europeans

Yoruba female head in bronze, Nigeria, Africa African American Art, African Art, Ghana, African Sculptures, Art Premier, African Masks, African History, West Africa, Tribal Art

Antique Yoruba Nigeria African Female Bronze Sculptor Bust Head

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Mark Newman, 1962 | Figurative sculptor

Born in 1962, Mark Newman is an American sculptor who has a career of 19 years behind, if we calculate only his professional activities. Newman has a remarkable style expressed through art, through his vivid looking sculptures that appear to be freakishly alive!

Pwo mask Chokwe peoples Angola 1820 National museum of african art, Washington exhibition heroic africans - metropolitain museum of art Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, African Masks, African Art, African History, Woman Mask, Ap Art History 250, Statues, Living Puppets

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Ifé crowned Head, century copper alloy ("The Kingdom of Ife: Sculptures from West Africa," British Museum) Arte Tribal, Tribal Art, Art Et Architecture, Statues, Afrique Art, African Sculptures, Art Populaire, Art Premier, Art Sculpture

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Unknown artist - Crowned Head, Ife, Yoruba, Nigeria, ca. 12th-14th century

Queen Mother Pendant Mask: Iyoba Benin Empire, century The Metropolitan Museum of Art “This ivory pendant mask is one of a pair of nearly identical works; its counterpart is in the British Museum in London. Although images of women are rare in. Afrique Art, Art Tribal, African Sculptures, Art Premier, Queen Mother, Masks Art, African Masks, 3d Prints, Ivoire

Queen Mother Pendant Mask: Iyoba | Edo peoples | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Court of Benin, taken from the Royal Palace in 1897 during the British military occupation of Benin; Sir Ralph Moor, Benin City, Nigeria, and his family, ca. 1897–1909; Prof. Charles Gabriel Seligman, Oxford, U