Primitive Negro Sculpture with illustrations from the collection of the Barnes Foundation at Merion, Pennsylvania.

London: Jonathan Cape, Ltd., 1926. First UK Edition. Half-Leather. Small Quarto, pp. 134. Illustrated with 40 b/w photogravure plates plus frontis. Very Good; Shelfwear, corners bumped/rubbed, spine worn at top and bottom, FFEP torn at top, interiors clean and binding tight. Item #15862

An interesting monograph on African sculpture, and an early study of the subject that attempts to treat African art separately from the standards of Western aesthetics and to appreciate it on its own merits.

Price: $100.00

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