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Kammbá : the ethnohistory of an Afro-American art / Richard and Sally Price

Catalog Data

Author:
Price, Richard 1941-  Search this
Price, Sally  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Suriname
Date:
1972
Notes:
Ill., map, table.
Essay on Saramaka (Saramacca) ornamental body scarification which "represents an imaginative extrapolation of West African aesthetic ideas and provides an excellent illustration of some of the ways that African Americans have made African art truly their own".
Topic:
Scarification (Body marking)  Search this
Women, Saramacca  Search this
Decoration and ornament, Saramacca  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .A638
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_664749