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Funerary shrine cloth

Maker:
Okon Akpan Abuje, born ca. 1900  Search this
Anang artist  Search this
Medium:
Commercial cotton cloth, cotton thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 344.8 x 153 cm (135 3/4 x 60 1/4 in.)
Type:
Textile and Fiber Arts
Geography:
Ikot Obong village, Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria
Date:
Late 1970s
Topic:
Funerary  Search this
fish  Search this
geometric motif  Search this
male  Search this
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
84-6-9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys733a808cd-61e5-4f70-99cb-8c82b6534018
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_84-6-9

Tusk

Maker:
Kongo artist  Search this
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H x W x Diameter: 72.4 x 14.6 x 6 cm (28 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Loango Coast, Kongo Central Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Cabinda Province, Angola
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
elephant  Search this
crocodile  Search this
mother and child  Search this
foreigner  Search this
weapon  Search this
boat  Search this
bushcow  Search this
male  Search this
Trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
96-28-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7a3f230ba-972a-4ddf-82be-269516cb20ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_96-28-1

A Spiral of History: A Carved Tusk from the Loango Coast, Congo

Author:
Nicolls, Andre  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1998
Citation:
Nicolls, Andrea. 1998. A Spiral of History: A Carved Tusk from the Loango Coast, Congo. : National Museum of African Art
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_119280

Building a National Collection of African Art: The Life History of a Museum

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Purpura, Allyson  Search this
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Binkley, David A.  Search this
Freyer, Bryna M.  Search this
Berzock, Kathleen Bickford  Search this
Clarke, Christa  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2011
Citation:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen, Binkley, David A., Freyer, Bryna M., Nicolls, Andrea and Purpura, Allyson. 2011. Building a National Collection of African Art: The Life History of a Museum. In: Berzock, Kathleen Bickford and Clarke, Christa, Representing Africa in American Art Museums: A Century of Collecting and Display. Seattle: University of Washington Press,() pp.265-288.
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_112374

A Cloth of Honor

Author:
Nicolls, Andre  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1991
Citation:
Nicolls, Andrea. 1991. A Cloth of Honor. Washington, D.C.: National Museum of African Art
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_119267

Building a National Collection of African Art: The Life History of a Museum

Author:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Binkley, David A.  Search this
Freyer, Bryna M.  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Purpura, Allyson  Search this
Editor:
Berzock, Kathleen Bickford  Search this
Clarke, Christa  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2011
Citation:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen, Binkley, David A., Freyer, Bryna M., Nicolls, Andrea, and Purpura, Allyson. 2011. "Building a National Collection of African Art: The Life History of a Museum." In Representing Africa in American Art Museums: A Century of Collecting and Display. Berzock, Kathleen Bickford and Clarke, Christa, editors. 265–288. Seattle: University of Washington Press.
Identifier:
112374
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_112374

Beaded splendor / [catalog essays by Christraud M. Geary and Andrea Nicolls]

Author:
Geary, Christraud M  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1994
Topic:
Beadwork--Exhibitions  Search this
Beads--Exhibitions  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
NK3650.5.A35 B362 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_481708

Nicolls, Andrea

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African Art. Associate Director for Collections and Research  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-027, National Museum of African Art. Associate Director for Collections and Research, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa94-027-refidd1e1541

Figure : southern Isoko peoples, Nigeria

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Isoko anthropomorphic sculpture  Search this
Ivri  Search this
Sculpture, Isoko  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819726

Mask : Idoma peoples, Nigeria / Andrea Nicolls, Christine Mullen Kreamer

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Idoma headdresses  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819743

Mask : Boki peoples, middle Cross River region, Nigeria / Christine Mullen Kreamer, Andrea Nicolls

Author:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Boki headdresses  Search this
Boki horned masks  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819767

Mask : Ejagham peoples, Cross River region, Nigeria

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Ejagham headdresses  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819697

Female figure on a gourd : Luba peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Luba female figures (Representations).)  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819772

Male figure : Igbo peoples, Amogdu Abiriba, Cross River region, Nigeria

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Igbo male figures (Representations).)  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819724

Mask : Idoma peoples, Nigeria

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Idoma face masks  Search this
Masks, Idoma  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819742

Identity of the sacred : two Nigerian shrine figures / text by Roslyn A. Walker and Andrea Nicolls

Author:
Walker, Roslyn A  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Physical description:
[6] p. [folded] : ill. (col.)
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
Topic:
Urhobo female figures (Representations)  Search this
Igbo male figures (Representations).)  Search this
Alusi  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Art, Nigeria
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_760908

Bowl with lid : artist : attributed to Areogun of Osi-Ilorin (1880-1954) : Yoruba peoples, Ekiti region, Nigeria / Bryna Freyer, Andrea Nicolls

Author:
Freyer, Bryna 1949-  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Areogun of Osi-Ilorin approximately 1880-1954  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Yoruba wood bowls (Vessels).)  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819702

Mask : possibly Efik peoples, lower Cross River region, Calabar area, Nigeria / Christine Mullen Kreamer, Andrea Nicolls

Author:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Topic:
Efik skin-covered headdresses  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .K74 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_819766

African vision : the Walt Disney-Tishman African Art Collection / Christine Mullen Kreamer ; with contributions by Bryna Freyer & Andrea Nicolls ; introduction by Martin A. Sklar

Author:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Freyer, Bryna 1949-  Search this
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Sklar, Martin A  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Tishman, Paul Art collections  Search this
Walt Disney-Tishman African Art Collection  Search this
Walt Disney Company Art collections  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 235 p. : col. ill., map ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Africa, Sub-Saharan
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Sculpture, African  Search this
Art, Black  Search this
Art, African--Private collections  Search this
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_810846

Igbo pottery traditions in the light of historical antecedents and present-day realities / by Andrea Nicolls

Author:
Nicolls, Andrea  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 375 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Nigeria
Date:
1987
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Arts, Igbo  Search this
Call number:
NK4177.6.N5 N647 1987
NK4177.6.N5N647 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_321416

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