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In Pursuit of Beauty: The Myron Kunin Collection of African Art by  Heinrich Schweitzer - Paperback - 2014 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB (SKU: 151153)

In Pursuit of Beauty: The Myron Kunin Collection of African Art

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In Pursuit of Beauty: The Myron Kunin Collection of African Art

by Schweitzer, Heinrich

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New York: Sotheby's, 2014. Softcover. VG+ (NF, but top corner of back cover is slightly bent), withdrawn stamp from museum no other marks. Glossy, color-illustrated white wraps with black lettering. 375 pp. with 164 items pictured in color. Cards from two November 9th auctions laid in. The catalogue of the Kunin Collection, sold at auction on November 11, 2014. Each work annotated; some extensively. Specific pieces include essays by various specialists: The Kunin Senufo Female Statue by Heinrich Schweizer; The Kunin Fang Head, by Heinrich Schweizer; The Kunin Fang-Ngumba Statue, by Louis Perrois; The Kunin Yombe Materinity by Alexander Grogan; Mulange: The Kunin Ngbaka Statue, by Heinrich Schweizer; Picasso and his Luba Caryatid Stool, by Michael Fitzgerald; The Kunin Songye Janus Statue, by Alexander Grogan; and more. With an introductory essay by Schweizer about Kunin and his collection (with photos of both) and a catalogue essay by Michael Fitzgerald, The Intersection of African and Modern Art. An exquisite catalogue.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
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Title
In Pursuit of Beauty: The Myron Kunin Collection of African Art
Author
Schweitzer, Heinrich
Format/binding
Softcover
Book condition
Used - VG+ (NF, but top corner of back cover is slightly bent), withdrawn stamp from museum no other marks
Quantity available
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Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Sotheby's
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2014
Keywords
African Art; Kunin Collection; African Sculpture ; Kunin Collection; African Art ; ;
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African Art;

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