Arts & Cultures 2014 – #15 – EN

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Antiquity, Africa, Oceania, Asia, the Americas

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

244 pages, 264 colour and B/W illustration, 6 maps.

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

CONTENTS

Laurence Mattet              Editorial

Alain Pasquier                  The Bronze Sphinx in the Barbier-Mueller Collection

Jacques Chamay              Treasures of Pre-Roman Italy

Alain Zivie                          Thutmose: The Creator of the Polychrome Bust of Nefertiti

Mary Taylor Simeti         The Sleeping Lady of Malta

Inge Schjellerup              The Living Dead: Purunmachus in Chachapoyas

Steve Bourget                    The Lord of Ucupe: A Royal Mochica Tomb

Laurence Mattet               Interview with Nimrod

Christaud M. Geary         A Mysterious Crest from the Cameroon Grassfields

Wolbert G. C. Smidt         Werner Munzinger Pascha: Pioneering Orientalist and Ethnographer

Walter Angst                       Wayang Kulit: Indonesian Shadow Play

Lionel Obadia                  The Shaman’s Drums of Northern Nepal

Nigel Barley                        Ramblings

Laurence Mattet               My Meeting with George Ortiz

Jean Paul Barbier- Mueller  Confidentially Yours

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Weight 1.9 kg