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Yoruba Traditional Art: The Collection of Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation (OYASAF)

by Pogoson, Ohioma Ifounu (Editor)

Condition: VG internally; pocket for CD has been taped to front cover at bottom (original glue no longer held); light general rubbing to co


Port Harcourt, Nigeria: OYASAF, 2008. Inscribed by Yemisi Shyllon. Softcover. VG internally; pocket for CD has been taped to front cover at bottom (original glue no longer held); light general rubbing to covers.. Matte black card wraps with color illus. and green lettering. 75 pp. with 73 color illus. CD-Rom in front pocket. Text in English. A lovely catalogue with interesting information on the history of the Yorubak; origin, evolution, and elements of Yoruban art; major traditional Yoruban artists; map of the Yoruban kingdom; and the catalogue of the collection itself. A note about the collector, Yemisi Shyllon, who inscribed the book to a major US art museum, is on the back cover.


  • Bookseller: Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 155636
  • Title: Yoruba Traditional Art: The Collection of Omooba Yemisi Adedoyin Shyllon Art Foundation (OYASAF)
  • Author: Pogoson, Ohioma Ifounu (Editor)
  • Format/binding:Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - VG internally; pocket for CD has been taped to front cover at bottom (original glue no longer held); light general rubbing to co
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Inscribed by Yemisi Shyllon
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10:9780889078
  • ISBN 13:9789780889074
  • Publisher: OYASAF
  • Place: Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Date published: 2008
  • Keywords: African Art; Yoruban Art; Shyllon Collection ; Shyllon Collection (OYASAF) ; ;
  • Bookseller catalogs: African Art;


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