25140 WASSING, R.S.
AFRICAN ART Its Background and Traditions.
Alpine Fine Arts, London,1968
4to ppxii + 285. Profusely illustrated in b/w and colour. The spirit of African civilization captured in 144 photographs by Hans Hinz, maps, tribes, bibliography, index Very good hardcover in Very good dust wrapper.
ISBN 0 881681466
The impact of the art of African tribes on Western art in th 2oth Century in incalculable,Through its vigor,its marvelous,geometric forms and its evocative power has taken its place among the worlds great forms of artistic expression.