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African Art as Philosophy

by Fraser, Douglas

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1974
Condition
Fair. Cover has general wear, some creasing, some damage at cover hinge.
ISBN
9780913456224
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$170.00

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New York: Interbook, 1974. Paperback. Fair. Cover has general wear, some creasing, some damage at cover hinge.. B/w illustrated wraps. xii, 140 pages : illustrations. Catalog of a photographic exhibition organized by the Dept. of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University, in conjunction with the 3d Triennial Symposium on African Art held in New York, April 1974./ Includes… Read more
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$170.00
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Engaging African Art : Highlights From The Horn Collection

by Glab, Tracee J.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2019
Condition
VG- (edge-wear, scratches & scuffs to wraps w/ slight curl to front edge. rubbing to corners & spine ends. tightly bound/)
ISBN
9780939896318
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$70.00

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Flint, Michigan: Flint Institute of Art, 2019. Softcover. VG- (edge-wear, scratches & scuffs to wraps w/ slight curl to front edge. rubbing to corners & spine ends. tightly bound/). glossy grey & illustrated wraps w/ black printing. 126 pgs w/ color illustrations. "This exhibition features African artworks from the Dr. Robert Horn collection. Dr. Horn began collecting African… Read more
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$70.00
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The Mbari Artists And Writers Club In Ibadan

by Malz, Isabelle

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2018
Condition
Good+ (edge-wear to wraps; rubbing to corners, spine top bruised, rubbed & creased. scuffs to back wraps. tightly bound)
ISBN
9783947902033
Item Price
$45.00

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Düsseldorf, Germany: Centre For Black Culture And International Understanding / Iwalewabooks, 2018. Softcover. Good+ (edge-wear to wraps; rubbing to corners, spine top bruised, rubbed & creased. scuffs to back wraps. tightly bound). red wraps w/ black & white printing. 111 pgs w/ color & bw illustrations. text in English. Wonderfully illustrated the work and artists of the Mbari… Read more
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$45.00
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Olayinka, A Women's View: The Life Of An African Modern Artist

by Ottenberg, Simon

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2014
Condition
VG+ (light edge-wear to wraps; small nick to upper spine edge)
ISBN
9781592218332
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$40.00

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Trenton, New Jersey: Africa World Press, 2014. Softcover. VG+ (light edge-wear to wraps; small nick to upper spine edge). glossy illustrated & white wraps w/ white printing. book xxiii, 327 pages w/ bw & select color illustrations. Miranda Olayinka Burney-Nicol, who signed her work OLAYINKA, was a pioneer in modern African art. She belonged to the first generation… Read more
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$40.00
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Art And Artists Of South Africa

by Berman, Esme

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1970
Condition
Good+ (ex-museum library w/ pencil IDs to title pg & discard-marked barcode to back pastedown. edge-wear to cloth, light marks &
ISBN
9780869611449
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$40.00

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Cape Town, South Africa: A. A. Balkema, 1970. Hardcover. Good+ (ex-museum library w/ pencil IDs to title pg & discard-marked barcode to back pastedown. edge-wear to cloth, light marks & scratches. corners bumped & creased. spine ends crinkled & rubbed. shelf-wear/scuff to lower textblock edge.). olive cloth boards w/ gilt emblem & gilt spine printing. book xvi, 368… Read more
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$40.00
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Africa And The Renaissance: Art In Ivory

by Bassani, Ezio And William B. Fagg

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1988
Condition
VG- (scuffs & scratches to boards. light wear to corners. foxing to textblock edges w/ light remnants to pg edges; pgs clean. fo
ISBN
9783791308807
Item Price
$80.00

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New York / Munich: The Center For African Art / Prestel-Verlag, 1988. Hardcover. VG- (scuffs & scratches to boards. light wear to corners. foxing to textblock edges w/ light remnants to pg edges; pgs clean. foxing to pastedowns and endpapers. dustjacket spine & edge sunned; scuffed & scratched w/ foxing). black cloth boards w/ silver spine printing. 255… Read more
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$80.00
image of Against the grain : Isaac Makeleni, Ishmael Thyssen, Shepherd Mbanya, Timothy Mafenuka & Thami Kiti : sculptors from the Cape

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Cape Town: Africa South Art Initiative, 2013. Paperback. VG. White wraps with color photograph. 63 pages : color illustrations. Published by ASAI to accompany the exhibition at the Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town and the Sanlam Art Gallery, [Bellville], 2013 and 2014.
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$58.00
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Antique Works of Art From Benin

by Pitt-Rivers, Augustus Henry Lane Fox

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1971
Condition
VG- (light shelfwear to boards, light age toning but pages are otherwise clean.)
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$35.00

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New York: Hacker Art Books, 1971. Hardcover. VG- (light shelfwear to boards, light age toning but pages are otherwise clean.). Red cloth boards with gilt spine lettering; iv, 100 pp of bw illustrations. Reprint of the 1900 edition. "Obtained by the punitive expedition in 1897, and now in General Pitt Rivers's Museum at Farnham, Dorset."-introduction.
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$35.00
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Art Africain et Océanien. December 4, 2008. Sale Code: 5537

by Christie's (Paris)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2008
Condition
VG
Item Price
$35.00

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Paris: Christie's, 2008. Softcover. VG. Glossy pictorial wraps. 124 pages: mostly illustrations (color). Text in French. Sale code: HUMBOLDT-5537. Lots 1-25.
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Art Africain et Océanien. June 16, 2009. Sale code: Emmanuel - 5568

by Christie's (Paris)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2009
Condition
VG
Item Price
$60.00

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Paris: Christie's, 2009. Softcover. VG. Glossy pictorial wrap. 176 pages: mostly illustrations. Text in French.
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Paris: Christie's, 2013. Softcover. VG. Glossy pictorial wraps. 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color). Text in French. Translated: "Jolika Collection: New Guinea masterpieces from the Fine Arts Museum in San Francisco". Lots 1-15. See: Art africain et océanien : collection Bartos et sélection d'œuvres provenant de l'Art Institute of Chicago, sale code SNAKE-3553, June 19, 2013 for lots… Read more
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$40.00
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Collection Alan Mann d'art Africain. December 04, 2008. Sale code: FRED-5548

by Christie's Paris

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2008
Condition
VG
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$35.00

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Paris: Christie's, 2008. Softcover. VG. Glossy pictorial wraps. 65 pages : color illustrations. Text in French and English. Includes bibliographical references./ Place of sale: Paris. Date of sale: December 04, 2008.
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Ashanti

by Rattray, Robert S.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1969
Condition
VG- (ex-library with labels and stamps on spine, block, inside front and rear covers and title page verso. ages are otherwise c
Item Price
$50.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1969. Hardcover. VG- (ex-library with labels and stamps on spine, block, inside front and rear covers and title page verso. ages are otherwise clean. Light shelfwear to boards.). Black cloth boards with gilt spine lettering; bw map and bw illustrated frontispiece; 348 pp; bw illustrations, maps, plates and folded genealogical table. Originally published 1923.… Read more
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$50.00
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Exposition de Tableaux, de Dessins et de Sculpture Sud-Africains: Précédée d'une Série de Peintures Historiques

by Association sud-africaine des arts

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1949
Condition
G, light fade on edges, corner dog-earred, but doesn't affect illustrations which are bright and clean.
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$110.00

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Cape Town: L'Association, 1949. Softcover. G, light fade on edges, corner dog-earred, but doesn't affect illustrations which are bright and clean.. Stapled wrap. [6] pages of plates, 32 pages : illustrations (some color). Text in French. Historical Paintings of South Africa from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. 62 artists presented by a short biography, 12 works reproduced including… Read more
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$110.00
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Maasai (Signed)

by Beckwith, Carol and Tepilit Ole Saitoti

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine/VG. dustjacket scuffed & marked; adhesive residue to spine.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780810913035
Item Price
$38.00

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New York: Harry N Abrams, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. dustjacket scuffed & marked; adhesive residue to spine.. brown cloth boards w/ debossed printing & gilt spine printing. 276 pgs w/ color illustrations. glossy, pictorial dustjacket. Cover flyleaf is inscribed by Carol Beckwith along with her drawings of "Zebu" cow herd. A very nice copy. Beautiful photography. … Read more
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African Ark: People and Ancient Cultures of Ethopia and the Horn of Africa

by Beckwith, Carol; Angela Fisher and Graham Hancock

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1990
Condition
VG/VG
ISBN
9780810919020
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: H.N. Abrams, 1990. Hardcover. VG/VG. Silver cloth boards with silver spine lettering; color illustrated dust jacket with black lettering on gray spine, color frontispiece, 310 pp, profusely illustrated throughout in color. Contents: Prayers of stone : the Christian highlands: Lalibela and Axum -- The heavenly world : Gondar: the Falasha and Amhara -- The desert at… Read more
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Nok Terracottas

by Fagg, Bernard

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1990
Condition
VG+/VG (light scuffing and shelfwear to dust jacket. Pages are very clean and clear.)
ISBN
9780905788982
Item Price
$75.00

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London / Lagos: Ethnographica / National Commission for Museums and Monuments, 1990. Hardcover. VG+/VG (light scuffing and shelfwear to dust jacket. Pages are very clean and clear.). Black cloth boards with gilt spine lettering, black dust jacket, color illustrated with white lettering, 157 pp, profusely illustrated throughout in bw and color with color fold out map in rear.… Read more
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$75.00
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Mande Potters & Leather Workers; Art and Heritage in West Africa

by Frank, Barbara E.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1998
Condition
Good+ (slight foxing to block edges and wear to corners)
ISBN
9781560987949
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$50.00

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Washington, D. C.: Smithsonian Institute Press, 1998. Hardcover. Good+ (slight foxing to block edges and wear to corners). Brown cloth boards with rust lettering on spine, color illustrated dust jacket with mylar cover, xvi, 192 pp, richly illustrated in color and bw. "Analyzing the work of Mande potters and leatherworkers, Barbara E. Frank argues that studying craft technologies… Read more
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Impressions from South Africa: 1965 to Now

by Hecker, Judith B.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2011
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780870707568
Item Price
$29.99

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New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2011. Paperback. VG. BW-illustrated and white wraps with red and yellow lettering. 96 pp. Color and BW illlustrations. Catalogue of an exhibition from March 23 - August 14, 2011.
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Paris: Sotheby's, 2006. Softcover. VG. Black illustrated wraps with both volumes in brown wraps, Voume 1 is 143 pp, Volume 2 is 207 pp, both richly illustrated in color. Volume 1 Collection Nicole et John Dintenfass from June 23, 2006. Volume 2 is Collections Andrea Portago, Roger Vanthournout, Helmut Zake et divers amateurs from June 23, 2006.… Read more
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$70.00