Sjaak van Dijk

Sjaak van Dijk

Sjaak van Dijk
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The statue of "Homa" 2500 BC. The legendary mythological bird of the Persian Empire. Persepolis, Iran.

The statue of "Homa" 2500 BC. The legendary mythological bird of the Persian Empire. Persepolis, Iran.

Fang Artist, Cameroon. Male and Female Reliquary Guardian Figures (19th century). Wood, brass, glass. Courtesy of the HIGH Museum of Art (ATL): In the dense equatorial region of central Africa, Fang sculptures like these were carved as guardian figures to sit upon bark boxes containing a family's ancestral relics. As sentinels, the sculptures are upright, frontal, and symmetrical; they are alert and at attention. A Fang elder described how, "Their faces are strong, quiet, and reflective…

Fang Artist, Cameroon. Male and Female Reliquary Guardian Figures (19th century). Wood, brass, glass. Courtesy of the HIGH Museum of Art (ATL): In the dense equatorial region of central Africa, Fang sculptures like these were carved as guardian figures to sit upon bark boxes containing a family's ancestral relics. As sentinels, the sculptures are upright, frontal, and symmetrical; they are alert and at attention. A Fang elder described how, "Their faces are strong, quiet, and reflective…

Bastet with sistrum

Bastet with sistrum

VEXILLUM CITRINUM CATE 1961

VEXILLUM CITRINUM CATE 1961

sam's myth: THE FILM POSTERS OF JACQUES TATI

sam's myth: THE FILM POSTERS OF JACQUES TATI

A full length portrait of a Zande man wearing a feather headdress and holding a fringed wicker-work shield and long throwing knife. The Makaraka (this name for the Zande of the Odio area seems to be of Mittu origin) were part of the Zande kingdom and speak a dialect of the Zande language. Buchta made an excursion to Makaraka country setting out from Juba on 7th July and returning there on 26th August 1879.

A full length portrait of a Zande man wearing a feather headdress and holding a fringed wicker-work shield and long throwing knife. The Makaraka (this name for the Zande of the Odio area seems to be of Mittu origin) were part of the Zande kingdom and speak a dialect of the Zande language. Buchta made an excursion to Makaraka country setting out from Juba on 7th July and returning there on 26th August 1879.

Khampa Man

Khampa Man

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Machu Picchu, PERU. http://viralbamm.com/world-news/15-places-that-will-inspire-you-to-travel-more/?uid=queenofpinterest

Machu Picchu, PERU. http://viralbamm.com/world-news/15-places-that-will-inspire-you-to-travel-more/?uid=queenofpinterest

http://www.christies.com African & Oceanic 19 May 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center Provenance Mario Meneghini, collected in 1971 Private collection

http://www.christies.com African & Oceanic 19 May 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center Provenance Mario Meneghini, collected in 1971 Private collection