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The Resource The art of Benin, Paula Girshick Ben-Amos

The art of Benin, Paula Girshick Ben-Amos

Label
The art of Benin
Title
The art of Benin
Statement of responsibility
Paula Girshick Ben-Amos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is an illustrated introduction to the art and history of the ancient kingdom of Benin from the 14th century to the 20th century, one of the most sophisticated kingdoms in Africa. This book explains the role played by art in Benin life: at court, in homes, in the capital and in the villages
Cataloging source
UkCU
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Ben-Amos, Paula
Dewey number
730.0966
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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British Museum
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Art objects, Bini (African people)
Label
The art of Benin, Paula Girshick Ben-Amos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: London : Thames & Hudson, 1980
  • Bibliography: p123-126. _ Includes index
  • 'Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Press' - t.p
Control code
25434
Dimensions
25cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
128p.
Isbn
9780714125206
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 0714125202
  • (WDC)OLD603491
  • (HSFH)OLDBENAOBE98000
  • (KCC)OLD0714125202
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0000594627
  • (CAM)OLD193344
Label
The art of Benin, Paula Girshick Ben-Amos
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: London : Thames & Hudson, 1980
  • Bibliography: p123-126. _ Includes index
  • 'Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Press' - t.p
Control code
25434
Dimensions
25cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
128p.
Isbn
9780714125206
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 0714125202
  • (WDC)OLD603491
  • (HSFH)OLDBENAOBE98000
  • (KCC)OLD0714125202
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0000594627
  • (CAM)OLD193344

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