Arts & Cultures 2012 – #13 – EN

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Antiquity, Africa, Oceania, Asia, the Americas

Annual magazine. Anthology of Non-Western arts, texts by various specialists.

243 pages, 250 colour and B/W illustration, 10 maps.

Published by Musée Barbier-Mueller and Somogy Editions d’art.

English edition distributed by John Rule Sales & Marketing


Laurence Mattet Editorial p. 29.

Laurence Mattet Interview Sheikh Saud Al Thani p. 34.

Augusta McMahon Early Urbanism, Violence and Artistic Explosion at Tell Brak, North-East Syria p. 42.

Margaret Young-Sánchez Maya Ceramic Sculpture p. 56.

Marie Mauzé American Indian Pipes p. 70.

Alain-Michel Boyer An Ostentatious Art: Stool-Headrests from Ethiopia and South Sudan p. 84.

Jonathan C. H. King Art of the Naro San People of the Western Kalahari p. 104.

Marla C. Berns A Mangam Crest Mask, Middle Benue Valley, Central Nigeria p. 118.

Elizabeth Perrill Chasing Time: Azolina MaMncube Ngema, an “Unknown” Ceramic Artist in Foundational Galleries and Collections p. 132.

Nigel Barley Ramblings p. 148.

Pierre Baptiste The Dong Son Culture and Its Links With China p. 156.

Simon Kaner A Haniwa from Himezuka p. 170.

Aoife O’Brien Western Solomon Islands Canoe Prow Figureheads: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives p. 184.

Arnaud Morvan Australian Indigenous Art from the Desert and the Kimberley p. 196.

Confidentially Yours:
Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller Farewell to George Embiricos (1920-2011) p. 214.

Baudouin de Grunne, Legendary Collector p. 220.

On the Fringes of Grandiose Auctions: Shabby Manipulations p. 226.

A Modern Dulcinea p. 236.

List of Members p. 238.

List of Advertisers p. 242.

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Weight 1.9 kg