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Zaïre 1938 / 39 : photographic documents on the arts of the Yaka, Pende, Tshokwe and Kuba = Fotodokumente zur Kunst bei den Yaka, Pende, Tshokwe und Kuba / Hans Himmelheber ; [edited by = herausgegeben von Eberhard Fischer und Clara Mayer-Himmelheber / Übersetzung : Andrea C. Kuprecht].

By: Himmelheber, Hans, 1908-
Contributor(s): Fischer, Eberhard, 1941- | Mayer-Himmelheber, Clara | Museum Rietberg (Zürich)
Language: German Publisher: Zürich : Museum Rietberg, 1993.Description: 164p. : ill., maps, photos. ; 23 x 21cm.ISBN: 3907070496Other title: Fotodokumente zur Kunst bei den Yaka, Pende, Tshokwe und Kuba | herausgegeben von Eberhard Fischer und Clara Mayer-Himmelheber
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In English and German. - Photographs taken by Hans Himmelheber during fieldwork in the Belgian Congo, 7 May 1938 - 14 July 1939: "... he initially visited the western part of the country - the Yaka, Suku and Tshokwe -, subsequently the Kuba and Lele and finally the Pende, Biombo and peripheral Luba groups, the Songye and the Binji ..." (preface, p.6).

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