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Perhaps the extraordinary work of art ever to see the light in Africa is the seated figure below, first reported in 1921 in Tada,an obscure village on the banks of the Middle Niger. Together with a number of other sculptures, … Continue reading
A common stock of philosophical and metaphysical speculation and belief. An internal coherence , secret wisdom and apprehension of realities equal to what the white man conceives themselves to have attained… If we look at the courtly arts of Ife … Continue reading