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Sangamentos on Congo Square Kongolese warriors, brotherhood kings, and Mardi Gras Indians in New Orleans Jeroen Dewulf

Author:
Dewulf, Jeroen 1972- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n00032219 http://viaf.org/viaf/64174196/  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Louisiana
New Orleans
Kongo Kingdom
Congo Square (New Orleans, La.)
Date:
2019
Topic:
Mardi Gras Indians  Search this
Dance  Search this
Kongo performance  Search this
Christian converts  Search this
Kongo mock battles  Search this
Call number:
E29.N3 A555 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1117208

Kongo Kingdom: the origins, dynamics and comopolitan culture of an African polity

Type:
Books
Date:
2018
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116763

Staff finial

Object Name:
mvuala
Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory, ceramic, camwood, resin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16.5 x 5.1 x 6 cm (6 1/2 x 2 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Angola
Congo
Date:
16th-19th century
Topic:
Leadership  Search this
foreigner  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
85-15-4
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
On View:
NMAfA, First Level North Galleries (1130-1134)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys78a8f62bf-6ac7-4ac9-bbd5-c865452bf7db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-15-4

Crucifix

Object Name:
nkangi kiditu
Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 33.3 x 14.9 x 2.9 cm (13 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Kongo Central Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Congo
Date:
Late 17th-early 18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach
Object number:
91-10-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
ongoing exhibition
On View:
NMAfA, Pavilion Gallery
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys76414e567-c7ab-436d-a0d0-588e163b2d87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_91-10-1

Hat

Object Name:
mpu
Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Raffia, leopard claw
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 x 21.3 x 20.4 cm (4 5/16 x 8 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
Late 19th century
Topic:
Leadership  Search this
Status  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
95-2-1
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys774e2ac14-1d81-4458-8d4d-e4284e007d15
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_95-2-1

Flywhisk handle

Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 37.8 x 4 x 3.5 cm (14 7/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
19th century
Topic:
elephant  Search this
Leadership  Search this
Status  Search this
weapon  Search this
chicken  Search this
shell  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
Object number:
2005-6-108
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys751305ace-fb65-438a-b91e-5a702a124884
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2005-6-108

Figure of St. Anthony

Object Name:
Toni Malau
Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
Figure: 31.1 x 8.6 x 6.4 cm (12 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.) Mounted: 34 x 10.2 x 8.9 cm (13 3/8 x 4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date:
18th-19th century (possibly earlier)
Topic:
Power  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2013-6-2
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys731a00d63-a058-41fc-bf10-767f665820bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2013-6-2

Queen Ana Njinga

Creator:
National Museum of African Art  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-11-27T17:40:09.000Z
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAfricanAr
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_eXlfcikf1sY

Istorica descrittione de' tre regni Congo, Matamba, et Angola : situati nell'Etiopia inferiore occidentale e delle missioni apostoliche esercitateui da religiosi Capuccini, / accuratamente compilata dal P. Gio. Antonio Cauazzi da Montecuccolo, sacerdote Capuccino, il quale vi fu' prefetto ; e nel presente stile ridotta dal P. Fortunato Alamandini da Bologna, predicatore dell'istesso ordine..

Author:
Cavazzi, Giovanni Antonio 1621-1678  Search this
Alamandini, Fortunato  Search this
Engraver:
Agnelli, Federico fl. 1700  Search this
Printer:
Agnelli, Federico fl. 1700  Search this
Subject:
Capuchins  Search this
Physical description:
[16], 785, [1] p., [39] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., map ; 25 cm. (4to.)
Type:
Books
Early works to 1800
Place:
Africa, Central
Kongo Kingdom
Angola
Date:
1690
Topic:
Missions  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT471 .C37 1690
DT471.C37 1690
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_227445

Kongo dia Kati Mfumu Ndwalu Buaka

Creator:
Thill, Ernest (Brussels)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 CG
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Kongo dia Kati / Mfumu Ndwalu Buaka."Translated postcard caption reads, "Kongo kingdom. The chief Ndwalu Buaka."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Ern. Thill, Bruxelles." Publisher's logo on verso: "Nels."
Local Numbers:
EEPA CG-15-51
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Citation source: Archives staff.
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:
Leaders  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA CG 2011-001-0891
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 11: Congo Belge (CG)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref2825

Zoo-anthropomorphic power figure (nkisi) : Kongo people, Vili subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Vili minkisi  Search this
Vili therianthropic sculpture  Search this
Monkeys in African art  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106956

Male power figure (nkisi nkonde) : Kongo people, Vili subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Vili minkondi  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106957

Mother and child (phemba) : Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe maternity figures (Representations)  Search this
Yombe female figures (Representations).)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106958

Mother and child (phemba) : work by the master of Kasadi, Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Kasadi Master  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe maternity figures (Representations)  Search this
Yombe female figures (Representations)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106959

Clapper (dibu) : Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe clappers (Percussion beaters)  Search this
Yombe maternity figures (Representations)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106960

Kneeling female staff finial : Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe staff finials  Search this
Yombe kneeling figures (Representations)  Search this
Ivories, Yombe (Congo and Angola)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106961

Seated female staff finial : work by the master of the frontal concentric circles, Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe seated figures (Representations)  Search this
Yombe female figures (Representations)  Search this
Yombe staff finials  Search this
Yombe master sculptors  Search this
Ivories, Yombe (Congo and Angola)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106962

Captive female flywhisk (mfunga) : Kongo people, Yombe subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Yombe fly whisks  Search this
Yombe female figures (Representations)  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106963

Memorial figure (tumba) : Kongo people, Boma subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, late nineteenth to early twentieth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Boma (Bas-Fleuve)
Date:
2014
Topic:
Boma mintadi  Search this
Boma stone figures (Representations)  Search this
Boma funerary sculpture  Search this
Reliquary figures  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106964

Kneeling female receptacle : Kongo people, presumably Kunyi subgroup, Kongo Kingdom, nineteenth century : present-day Republic of Congo and Democratic Republic of Congo / Heinrich Schweizer

Author:
Schweizer, Heinrich C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2014
Topic:
Kongo kneeling figures (Representations)  Search this
Kongo female figures (Representations))  Search this
Call number:
N7380.5 .S338 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106966

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