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African alchemy

Gregory Ghent

African alchemy

art for healing in African societies

by Gregory Ghent

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Published by Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary"s College of California in Moraga, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Alchemy in art -- Exhibitions.,
    • Decorative arts -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Exhibitions.,
    • Art, African -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext by Gregory Ghent, photographs by Scott McCue.
      ContributionsMcCue, Scott., Hearst Art Gallery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK1085.75 .G54 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. :
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL597347M
      ISBN 101886091099
      LC Control Number96189974
      OCLC/WorldCa31923599

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West and Central Africa. The West African area is important because this is where the majority of slaves departed for the New World.

Hence large elements of West African, particularly Yoruba, religion (blended with Catholicism) can be found in religions such as Vodun (also known as Voodoo) (Haiti), Candomblè (Brazil) and Santeria (Carribean). The 2nd of the Seven African Powers is Ogun, iron-working healing Orisha.

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