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A Private Passion: The Donald and Adele Hall Collection of African Art

Regular price $35.00

A collection of the works in the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s African galleries, such as a Baga serpent figure, a Mossi Karan-wemba mask formerly in the Helena Rubenstein collection, a magnificent Fang reliquary figure that belonged to French art dealer Paul Guillaume, important Karagwe and Kuba iron sculpture, a rare Boa mask, a headrest by the “Master of the Cascade Coiffure,” and a Sapi-Portuguese ivory saltcellar dating to the 16th century. The collection now comprises more than 170 African masks, figure sculpture, prestige objects, ceramics and textiles.

Hardcover $35.00
Published by Marquand Books, Seattle
2015 | 303 pages | 9.25” x 11” | ISBN 978-0-9815762-1