Cover is slightly torn, but is otherwise in great condition.
Hardcover, Cloth Boards with Photographic DJ, 13" x 9", 262 Pages, 113 Catalogue items in color (Full Page), 42 Field Photos, 7 Maps, 1 chart, large detached fold-out map. bibliography. Editors : Frank Herreman & Constantin Petredis. Photographs : Dick Beauliuex. Contributions by : Joseph Cornet, Marc Felix, Francois Neyt and others. Published by Marshall & Snoeck, 1993.
Beautifully presented large format book on the masks of the Zaire, known since 1997 as the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Chapters include Masks among The Kongo Peoples, Nkanu & Mbeeko Masks, Masks Of Yaka and Suku, Pende Masks, Akishi Chokwe Spirits, Copper Masks from Upper Kasai, Kuba Masks, Kifwebe Masks, Masks of Luba, Hemba, and Tabwa, Lega Masks, Zoomorphic Masks of Zaire, and Masks of Northern Zaire. Wonderful (black background) photographs of some impressive masks.