African masks represent the spirit that the wearer is trying to contact or the emotions of the person attempting to initiate the contact. These masks are usually worn as part of a ...
Ritual and ceremonial masks are an essential feature of the traditional culture
and art of the peoples of Sub-Saharan Africa. While the specific implications ...
African Masks - African Mask Examples, African Mask Information, African Mask
Design, African Mask Artists, African Mask Styles, African Mask Materials.
A West African
said to have inspired none less than Picasso has been sold at auction in Paris for four times its estimated price, according to Art Info . The 19th-century Fan mask
was sold for more than $7.5 million, a record for what is classified as "primit... More »
African Masks - The Function of an African Mask. Tribal masks are used to
represent the spirits of ancestors or to control the forces of good and evil.
Masks: all handcrafted! NOVICA, in association with National Geographic,
presents extraordinary tribal masks, African masks, Asian and global museum-
In Africa masks can be traced back to well past Paleolithic times. These art
objects were, and are still made of various materials, included are leather, metal,
Dec 14, 2013 ... Ritual and ceremonial masks are an essential feature of the traditional culture
and art of the peoples of Sub-Saharan and West Africa. While the ...
African art museum. Major collecton of tribal masks, statues, sculptures and