HEADRESTS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA, the architecture of sleep, KwaZulu-Natal, Eswatini, Limpopo, from the Bruce Goodall and Frédéric Zimer Collections

: Goodall (B.) et al

R 1,840.00
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439pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., maps, hardback, d.w., Milan, 2021


438 headrests from the collections of Bruce Goodall from Cape Town and Frédéric Zimer from Paris.

Foreword by Bruce Goodall. Preface by Frédéric Zimer. Introduction by Sandra Dodson.

Contributions include:

"Zulu Headrests of the Msinga District in KwaZulu-Natal" by Clive Newman

"Climbing Mountains and Crossing Rivers" by Mavis Duma

"The Architecture of Sleep: the significance of headrests" by Karel Nel

"From Generic to Specific: locating headrests in history" by Nessa Leibhammer.