Tribal Art, online sale of tribal art, primitive art and primitive art

Brésil l'héritage africain - Tribal art



View this image full size
Tribal art > African art books > Brésil l'héritage africain

Brésil l'héritage africain (N° 22437)

From the 15th to the 19th century, of the eleven to fifteen million Africans who crossed the Atlantic in the holds of slave ships, about three and a half million landed in Brazil. It is in this country, where they endeavored to perpetuate their traditions, that they were most numerous. This work shows the kinship of Afro-Brazilian productions and the arts of sub-Saharan Africa by favoring cross-references. In this perspective, the authors, anthropologists, sociologists, ethnomusicologist and art historian, French and Brazilian researchers, explored the material and spiritual data in the light of this heritage. Erwan Dianteill's study focuses on the main Afro-Brazilian religions, Candomblé, Umbanda and Macumba, with their variants and specific codes, while Ismael Pordeus analyzes the ritual sequence of the Olubajé healing cult of Candomblé. The transmission of beliefs is done in particular through the dances, songs and musical instruments that accompany the ceremonies. Xavier Vatin emphasizes its sacred dimension and its African origins. Moments of communion shared with other members, during ceremonies, strengthen the cohesion of the faithful.

Authors: Christiane Falgayrettes-Leveau & collective
Edition: Dapper
Condition: NEW
Language: French
Number of pages: 256
Dimensions: 320 x 240mm
Paperback
ISBN: 978-2915258141
 

44.00 
Possibility of payment in2x (2x 22.0 €)

Estimated shipping cost





OriginNEUF
Weight1.40 Kg

You could also be interested by these items
Luba Bronzes dAfrique Corps en fêteLart océanienArts & cultures Mueller

You must login to access these options
   Warn me if a similar item is added to the catalog
   Warn me if the price decreases
Manage my alerts


You have question on this item ? contact us


Previously viewed items
Tribal art  -  New York - Paris - London

© 2022 - Digital Consult SPRL

Essentiel Galerie SPRL
73A Rue de Tournai - 7333 Tertre - Belgique
+32 (0)65.529.100
visa Master CardPaypal