New Arrivals 16th to 22nd of May 2014

de Combes (M.) THE MAGIC OF THE MASK, the Bolon
241 pp, colour illus., hardback, d.w., DVD, London, 2014. R800
From the mid-1980s, for a period of fifteen years, photographer and collector Michel de Combes travelled around Mali and Burkina Faso, living in remote Bolon villages and photographing and filming masking ceremonies.

Includes a 40 minute DVD with footage of several masking ceremonies.

Michel de Combes lives in South Africa and France.

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