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Der Urwald Ruft Wieder (The Jungle Calls Again) - Ituri Pygmies, Congo

By: Schebesta, Paul

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Salzburg-Leipzig, Verlag Anton Pustet: 1936

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 1162


Schebesta, Paul. Der Urwald Ruft Wieder (The Jungle Calls Again). Salzburg-Leipzig: Verlag Anton Pustet, 1936, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, 16cm by 23cm, 208 pp., illus., map of the Belgian Congo in a pocket on the rear pastedown. Green and orange cloth with black spine and cover titles and black image of a pygmy on the cover. Fine in near fine jacket, fine map. Text is in German. Very scarce copy (not listed in Gaskin) describing Schebesta’s secon... View more info

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The Kuhn Collection of African Art Auction Catalogue

By: Sotheby’s

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby’s: 1991

Seller ID: 1172


Sotheby’s. The Kuhn Collection of African Art Auction Catalogue. New York: Sotheby’s, November 20, 1991. Hardcover with dust jacket, 22cm by 27.5cm, not paginated [108 pages]. Black cloth with gilt spine and cover titles. Fine in like jacket. One hundred and forty-one lots from this important collection of African art, all well-described and illustrated with full color photographs. Post-sale price list included. Highlights include a Dogon equestrian figure ($... View more info

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A Useful Dream: African Photography 1960-2010

By: Vanhaecke, Frank; Simon Njami, intro.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brussels, Silvana Editoriale/BoZar Books: 2010

Seller ID: 1894


Vanhaecke, Frank; Simon Njami, intro. A Useful Dream: African Photography 1960-2010. Brussels: Silvana Editoriale/BoZar Books, 2010. Wraps, 24 by 28.5 cm, 192 pp., illus. New, sealed in the publisher’s shrinkwrap. From the publisher: “Photography has proved a particularly essential art in the African continent's postcolonial era, both for recording the numerous seismic moments in its recent history, and for reclaiming the imagery of Africa from its colonial port... View more info

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African Masterpieces from the Musée de l’Homme

By: Vogel, Susan; Francine N’Diaye; Jean Guiart, intro.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Center for African Art/Harry N. Abrams, Inc: 1985

Seller ID: 1167


Vogel, Susan; Francine N’Diaye; Jean Guiart, intro. African Masterpieces from the Musée de l’Homme. New York: The Center for African Art/Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1985. Wraps, 23cm by 28cm, 168 pp. Very good with light edge wear, a small upper corner crease on the front cover, and corner creases on the first leaf. Large color and black and white photographs with descriptions in English at the back. (os) View more info

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The Arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art

By: Walker, Roslyn Adele

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dallas/New Haven, Dallas Museum of Art/Yale University Press: 2010

Seller ID: 1895


Walker, Roslyn Adele. The Arts of Africa at the Dallas Museum of Art. Dallas/New Haven: Dallas Museum of Art/Yale University Press, 2010. Hardcover with dust jacket, 23.8 by 31.2 cm, 304 pp., illus. New, sealed in the publisher’s shrinkwrap. This oversized volume may require additional postage if mailing overseas. From the publisher: “This beautifully illustrated book showcases 110 objects from the Dallas Museum of Art’s world-renowned African collection. In ... View more info