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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
2 Volumes (slides , color)
1 Boxe (dupe slides, color)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Bamana (African people)  Search this
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Niger
Date:
1989
Summary:
Photographs taken during a research trip to Mali in 1989 to study the art and architecture of the Dogon and Bamana peoples. Accompanying Dr. Ravenhill was Stanley Staniski from Media Resources. Their work resulted in the video production entitled, Togu na and Cheko: Change and Continuity in the Art of Mali, for the National Museum of African Art.
Biographical/Historical note:
Philip L. Ravenhill, 1945-1997, anthropologist, chief curator of the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1987-1997. Received a bachelor's degree in philosophy from Nyack College in Nyack, N.Y., in 1968, and a master's degree in 1970 and a doctorate in 1976 in anthropology from the New School for Social Research in Manhattan, New York. Prior to joining the Smithsonian, Dr. Ravenhill was a senior research fellow at the International African Institute (IAI) in London and project director of the West African Museums Project (WAMP) in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. Dr. Ravenhill's publications include, Dreams and Reverie: Baule Images of Other-World Mates in the Twentieth Century, and The Art of the Personal Object.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-1989-006
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Cheko performance - masqueraded puppet of large animal, Inland Delta region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Bamana (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Cheko performance - masqueraded puppet of large animal, Inland Delta region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Puppet theater  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Animals in art  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061011
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Bamana, Niger
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref1519

Djenne Mosque, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Djenne Mosque, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Church architecture  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-060590
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref1097

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061528-05a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2036

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061529-06a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2037

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061530-07a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2038

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061531-08a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2039

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061532-09a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2040

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061533-10a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2041

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061534-11a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2042

Artist with modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist with modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061535-12a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2043

Photography crew Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Photography crew, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Photographers  Search this
Artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061536-13a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2044

Photography crew Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Photography crew, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Photographers  Search this
Artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061537-14a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2045

Clay figure detail Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Clay figure detail, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061538-15a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2046

Artist painting modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist painting modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061539-16a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2047

Detail of modern military figure Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Detail of modern military figure, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061540-17a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2048

Detail of modern military figure Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Detail of modern military figure, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061541-18a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2049

Detail of modern military figure Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Detail of modern military figure, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061542-19a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2050

Artist painting modern military figure for Togu na Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist painting modern military figure for Togu na, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061543-20a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2051

Artist painting wall Dogon region, Mali

Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ravenhill, Philip L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Negative (col., 35 mm.)
Culture:
Dogon (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Artist painting wall, Dogon region, Mali. The date on the slide is June 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.1989-006, Item EEPA 1989-061544-21a
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Philip L. Ravenhill photographs
Philip L. Ravenhill photographs / Dogon, Mali
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1989-006-ref2052

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