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Art as statecraft

Barbara Winston Blackmun

Art as statecraft

a King"s justification in ivory : a carved tusk from Benin

by Barbara Winston Blackmun

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Published by Musée Barbier-Müller in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ivory carving -- Benin.,
  • Ivories, African.,
  • Art, African.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 28-29.

    StatementBarbara W. Blackmun.
    SeriesMonographies / Musée Barbier-Müller, Monographies (Musée Barbier-Müller
    ContributionsMusée Barbier-Müller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK5989.6.D3 B53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18803117M
    ISBN 102881040071

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