23/05/2010

WALKING ON THE ROADS OF WESTERN NEPAL IV HIMALAYAN TRIBAL ART NEPAL MASK

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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-HIMALAYA ET SES SOURCES

ART TRIBAL ET CLASSIQUE

 

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DIMANCHE 30 MAI 2000

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KATMANDU SHRINES PART I

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KHENIS GHOST EATERS FIGURE

 IN  KAGBENI VILLAGE, NEPAL.

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-WESTERN NEPAL, THE  ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC  LIVING TRADITION I

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-WESTERN NEPAL, THE ARCHETYPIC  ICONOGRAPHY  OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING  TRADITION  PART II

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-WALKING ON THE ROAD OF WESTERN NEPAL I

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-WALKING ON THE ROADS OF THE WESTERN NEPAL II

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-MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX HIMALAYENS, 2007 Exhibition of the Galerie le Toit du Monde in Paris at Salon du Vieux Colombier
Galerie Le Toit Du Monde 6, rue Visconti - 75006 Paris Tél/Fax : 01 43 54 27 05 / contact@letoitdumonde.net
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-NEPAL. SHAMANISM AND TRIBAL SCULPTURE
MARC PETIT, CHRISTIAN LEQUINDRE

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS OF THE BOOK:


-MARC PETIT

 

Writer and collector, he has donated a collection of masks from Nepal to the Musée des Arts Premiers Quai Branly, Paris.


Among his books:

- « A Masque découvert, regards sur les arts primitifs de l’Himalaya », Stock Aldines, 1995.

- « La Statuaire archaïque du Népal occidental », Renaud Vanuxem, 2006.

-« Le Masque de la Chine », Musée Jacquemart André, Actes Sud, 2007.


-CHRISTIAN LEQUINDRE


Photographer and collector, he has been resident in Nepal since the 1980s.

He carried out multiple field studies between 1995 and 2005 and produced three documentaries on different masks traditions in Nepal.

He has also directed the Annapurna Gallery in Paris from 1989 to 1995.

He has, recently, started to edit the web site NEPAL TRIBAL ART  www.nepaltribalart.com

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-MASQUES QUI ETES VOUS?

ABBAYE SAINT GERARD DE BROGNE

12 JANVIER - 14 AVRIL 2002

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MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS

A personal point of view

 

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ARTS OF THE HIMALAYAS

OLD FEATURE

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WALKING ON THE ROADS OF WESTERN NEPAL IV

PHOTO  CREDIT TIM GALLAUGHER  

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ART OF THE HIMALAYAS

THE CATALOGUES

-ENIGMAS DE LA MONTANAS, MASCARAS TRIBALES DEL HIMALAYA.
ENIGMES DES MONTAGNES, MASQUES TRIBAUX DE L'HIMALAYA.

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The late Gustavo Gili was a friend and a passionate collector of Himalayan masks of Barcelona, in this catalogue, curated by Francois Pannier was edited a part of his collection.

First to collect Himalan art Gustavo Gili put toghether an important and selected collection devoted to the traditional arts of Africa.

The passion for the masks of the Himalayas begun in Gustavo after to have bought his first piece, the mask n1 of the catalogue, a sort of Frankestein item displaying a lot of ancient restaurations.

This remarkable piece, was also edited in the 1989 pivotal catalogue curated by  Francois Pannier and Stephane Mangin:  Masques de l'Himalaya. Du primitif au classique (at that time the mask was in another private collection of Barcelona) and exhibited in the 1991 exhibition at Musee de la Castre of Cannes.

Enigmas de la Montanas is a catalogue that reflects the sophisticate taste of Gustavo, an important catalogue to understand the still 'hidden and unknown' arts of the Himalayas.

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HIMALAYAN MASKS

BACK SIDES

ETHNOFLORENCE A PERSONAL POINT OF VIEW

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13/05/2010

KATMANDU SHRINES, INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS AT THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART NEW YORK, -MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS PACE PRIMITIVE Gallery NEW YORK, HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TRIBAL ART

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TIBAL ARTS 

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KATMANDU SHRINES

 PART I

Photo kindly courtesy of  Moj Gan

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KHENIS GOSTH EATERS FIGURE

 IN  KAGBENI VILLAGE, NEPAL.

Kagbeni is a fortified two gates medioeval  village located in a strategic place at the cofluence of two river valleys, situated in a fertile area.

During the 19th century the human guards of the gates become superfluous and were replaced with two human figure moulded from clay each  named KHENIS or Ghost Eaters, primitive iconographic subjects probably remanants of the ancient BON religion.

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WESTERN NEPAL THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING TRADITION I

Photo courtesy of Jean Claud Latombe

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WESTERN NEPAL THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING TRADITION II

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WESTERN NEPAL THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING TRADITION III

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MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS

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MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS

PACEPRIMITIVE

NEW YORK

 October 26 - December 1990, curated by LISA BRADLEY and with the contribute of Eric Chazot.

Front cover: Tibet Gonpo mask,

Catalog designed by Abby Goldstein and Julian Peploe
Photography by Malcom Varon and Sarah Wells.

Printed in Italy by LS Graphic Inc.

Library of Congress Catalog card number: 90-83431

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Catalogo storico per le arti popolari della regione Himalayana, accanto a manufatti cd classici furono incluse anche maschere di carattere animistico.

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NEPALESE FIGURE

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Allora come oggi scarsamente recensite, le arti tradizionali della vasta area himalayana sono latrici di un variegato , ricchissimo e originale repertorio iconografico, frutto della sincretica fusione di stilemi classici e popolari.

Ogni oggetto sembra essere in tal senso latore di una memoria  ancestrale che di volta in volta memorizza, interpreta e rielabora dettagli stilistici dal carattere spesso antinomico, così da  risultare, anche all'osservatore più attento, autentici 'rebus' figurativi, nei quali la presenza di simbologie  archetipicihe universali non è infrequente.

Queste considerazioni non sono però  del tutto valide per la statuaria arcaico-animistica dell'Ovest Nepal.

Queste  sculture  costituiscono la vitale , universale e cristallizzata archetipica testimonianza di culti e credenze popolari  che affondano le proprie radici in un remoto passato  ormai da noi dimenticato ma certamente, un tempo, comune al sentire di  tutti gli uomini.

Sono antecedenti alla differenziazione  ed evoluzione degli stili 'locali', sono opposte alla cd arte tribale, qualcosa che attiene ad una specifica e locale  geolocalizzazione temporale di stili ed iconografie.

Impermeabili alle influenze 'stilistiche' delle religioni major della regione, queste figure riassumono in sè un ricco ed unico  repertorio di credenze sempre più prossimo al collasso.

Uno scientifico e sistematico field work è oggi disperatamente urgente.

Nell'attesa  Ethnoflorence ha intrapreso una mappatura dell'area ed uno studio iconografico-comparativo dei manufatti

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INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN INSTRUMENTS AT THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM NEW YORK

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VOYAGE IN MONGOLIA

 IS A 2003 EXHIBITION AT MUSEE  INTERNATIONAL DU CARNAVAL ET DU MASQUE  of BINCHE,
devoted to the Art of  Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Népal, Bouthan, Tibet,  Mongolie, with items from  the  Musée International du Carnaval et du Masque (M.I.C.M.), and  the Etnografisch Museum of Antwerpen. Nepalese pieces from the Collection of Eric Chazot (Paris).

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About the Exhibition catalogue:

- PREFACE by Michel Revelard
-L'ART DU MASQUE EN HIMALAYA by Eric Chazot and  Michel Revelard
-CHAMANISME ET BOUDDHISME by Jan van Alphen
-LES MASQUES DU NEPAL: LE VISAGE DES DIEUX by Eric Chazot
-LES RITUELS BOUDDHIST


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THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART

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THE ANCIENT ARCHETIPYC ICONOGRAPHY OF THE RITUAL WEAPONS AND ANTHROPOMORPHIC FIGURES FROM UTTAR PRADESH.

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hese anthropomorphic figures, harpoons, ax blades (celts) and anntennae swords were cast and hammered from unalloyed copper.

They may be dated 1500 to 1000 bc.

Given that pure copper is a relatively soft metal and most of the objects ahow little  or no signs of wear, it seems likely that their function was largely dedicatory.

Hoards of such objects have been found across north India, the greatest concentration being in Uttar Pradesh.

The findspots suggest they were ritually deposited in rivers or marshes, though several related antennae swords were recovered in late Indus Valley civilization (ca. 1500 b.c.) burials at Sanauli.

-GHURRAS FROM ETHNOFLORENCE HIMALAYAN PHOTO ARCHIVE

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MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX HIMALAYENS

 2007 Exhibition of the Galerie le Toit du Monde in Paris at Salon du Vieux Colombier
Galerie Le Toit Du Monde 6, rue Visconti - 75006 Paris Tél/Fax : 01 43 54 27 05 / contact@letoitdumonde.net
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NEPALESE FIGURE

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HIMALAYA ET SES SOURCES

ART TRIBAL ET CLASSIQUE

DIMANCHE 30 MAI 2000

VENTE A L'ATELIER RICHELIEU - 75002 PARIS

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EXPERT: FRANCOIS PANNIER

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HIMALAYAN ANCIENT RITUAL HIGH RELIEF CARVED ITEMS FOR SEEDS

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26/04/2010

-KHENIS, GHOST EATERS FIGURE IN KAGBENI VILLAGE, NEPAL. MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX HIMALAYENS, PARIS. NEPAL ANIMAL MASK. WESTERN NEPAL PRIMITIVE NAMASTE POSTURE FIGURE. HIMALAYAN MASK HIMALAYAN TRIBAL ART

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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KHENIS GHOST EATERS FIGURE

IN KAGBENI VILLAGE NEPAL

Kagbeni is a fortified two gates medioeval  village located in a strategic place at the cofluence of two river valleys, situated in a fertile area.

During the 19th century the human guards of the gates become superfluous and were replaced with two human figure moulded from clay each  named KHENIS or Ghost Eaters, primitive iconographic subjects probably remanants of the ancient BON religion.

Photo credit www.trekearth.com/gallery/photo481538.htm

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WESTERN NEPAL THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING TRADITION I

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WESTERN NEPAL THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF AN ARTISTIC LIVING TRADITION II

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THE PHUR-PA

TIBETAN RITUAL DAGGERS

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MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX HIMALAYENS

2007 EXHIBITION

GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE

PARIS

 at Salon du Vieux Colombier
Galerie Le Toit Du Monde 6, rue Visconti - 75006 Paris Tél/Fax : 01 43 54 27 05 / contact@letoitdumonde.net
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RICHARD LAIR COLLECTION

 A SENSITIVE SELECTION courtesy of Richard Lair.

-Nepalese shaman pictures courtesy of    Josh Lustig   http://www.joshlustig.com/; Vincent Van den Berg http://web.mac.com/vincentvandenberg/shi/Index.html , Manishakya http://www.flickr.com/photos/manishakya/  Arts Premiers Collection Bruxelles http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/ , undated nepalese post card.

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RURAL ART of the WESTERN HIMALAYA

 SUBASHINI ARYAN

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Interesting the iconography of this Himachal Pradesh mask (Museum of Folk and Tribal Art Gurgaon New Dheli  www.museumoffolkandtribalart.in ), collected by Mr KC Aryan for his Museum,  and directly comparable with an item present in the Ethnoflorence Himalayan photo archive.

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MASKS OF THE HIMALAYA

Old Southern Nepal animal mask, Terai area (?), traces of red natural color on natural wood (Inventory no.65)

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KANAK MANI DIXIT

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WALKING ON THE ROAF OF WESTERN NEPAL III

Photo Credit Michael N. Leach
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Photo Credit Michael N. Leach
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NEPALESE FIGURE

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08/03/2010

NEPAL MASK Giuseppe Tucci Nepal alla scoperta dei Malla - Humla il Nepal più lontano courtesy of Arte Nomade Walking on the roads of the Western Nepal II -L'ART DES CHAMANES D'HIMALAYA by Myriam Boutoulle on Connaissance des Arts n674 sept

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INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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GIUSEPPE TUCCI

ALLA SCOPERTA DEI MALLA

GIUSEPPE TUCCI

LEONARDO DA VINCI EDITRICE Bari 1960

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L'ART DES CHAMANES D'HIMALAYA

an interesting article by Myriam Boutoulle  on Connaissance des Arts n674 sept 2009

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Among the interesting chapters: Pouvoirs et rites de possession, Au rytme de la trance, Des masques pour quel usage?

Side the text a shaman  picture from Renzo Freschi collection, pieces from Musee de la Castre of Cannes, Marc Petit, Durand Dessert, Christian Lequindre Collections.

Two other chapters are then devoted to "L'Art Tribal d'Himalaya au Quai Branly" and "Les collectionneurs privés et leur trésor".

Last but not the least the final chapter devoted to the new stuff of the Musee de la Castre of Cannes http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7544841/musee-de... , the exhibition "Masques de l'Himalaya" at Martigny http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7254349/masques-... , the Francoise Pannier Gallery "Le Toit du Monde" Paris http://www.letoitdumonde.net/  and http://www.letoitdumonde.net/actualites/index.html .

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Interesting the list of recent catalogues edited on the matter, "Masques de l'Himalaya" under the direction of Mr  Francois Pannier,   "Nepal shamanisme et sculpture tribale" by Marc Petit and Christian Lequindre, "Himalayas Art and Shamans" Eric Chazot Liliane and Michel Durand Dessert, "Sculptures de bois au Nepal, buffons et protecteurs" B. Goy and Max Itzikovitz, the three catalogues of the Galerie le Toit du Monde of the 2007 devoted the the "Art chamanique népalais".

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SHAMANISM AND TRIBAL SCULPTURE

 Christian Lequindre, Marc Petit.

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see more on:

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and

www.nepaltribalart.com

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A SELECTION OF PICTURES FROM THE PAST EXHIBITION

HUMLA IL NEPAL PIU' LONTANO

Mostra fotografica-video-convegno Provincia di Macerata, RIDS Nepal, Is.I.A.O. Roma, Arte Nomade

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NEPAL FIGURE

(Inventory no 22)

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WESTERN NEPAL

THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF A LIVING TRADITION

PART I

 Photo courtesy Jean Claude Latombe

http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7701713/western-...

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See more on http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7701713/western-...

 

 WESTERN NEPAL

THE ARCHETYPIC ICONOGRAPHY OF A LIVING TRADITION

PART II

 Photo courtesy of   Reto Niederhauser 

 http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7716824/western-...

a Reto Niederhauser

See more on  http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7716824/western-...

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THARU ART OF NEPALESE TERAI

 

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SANTAL PEOPLE TRIBAL ARTS

A RESUME

http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7632624/tribal-a...

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SEE MORE ON  http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7632624/tribal-a...

PICTURES AND PIECES  from

-Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Art http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7632624/tribal-a...

 -Art Premiers Art Primitive Collection Bruxelles http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/7633837/-tribal-arts-of-...

and with the kindly support of

-Detours de Monde web-site http://detoursdesmondes.typepad.com/dtours_des_mondes/201...

-Actufresh web site

http://www.actufresh.fr/2010/les-arts-des-santal.html 

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 MEET HIMALAYAN SPIRITS IN SEOUL

An exhibition of nepalese shamanic art of the 2008 in Seoul.

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See more on http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/art/2009/10/148_3548...

 

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28/01/2010

HIMALAYAN ART NEWS GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE PARIS

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Himalayan art news 2010

Text by Francois Pannier

GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE

http://www.letoitdumonde.net/

6 RUE VISCONTI 75006 PARIS

tel. 01 43 54 27 05 / contact@letoitdumonde.net

Pictures from  the ETHNOFLORENCE ARCHIVE

 

Le dernier numero de TRIBAL ART de l'hiver 2009 met à l'honneur l'Himalaya dans deux articles.

Celui sur

-LA NEBULEUSE HIMALAYENNE

de BERENICE GEOFFROY-SCHNEITER à travers deux expositions:

AU PAYS DU DRAGON - ART SACRES DU BHOUTAN

au MUSEE GUIMET  à Paris

et

MASQUES DE L'HIMALAYA

à la FONDATION BERNARD ET CAROLINE DE WATEVILLE à Martigny (Suisse).

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Rue du Levant 34 1920 Martigny Tel. 41 (0) 27 720 49 20

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- Le second article, de FRANCOISE POMMARET 

LE MASQUES DU BHOUTAN OBJETS, SIGNIFICATIONS ET VALEURS

fait une synthèse de nos conoissance actuelles sur le cérémonies masquées de ce pays.

Le Musée International du Carnaval et du Masque  de Binche (Belgique)

http://www.museedumasque.be/

dans le cadre de son exposition

CARNET DE VOYAGE - EN QUETE D'IMPRESSIONS

sur la Chine présente quelques masques tibétains, puisque le Tibet en fait actuellement parti, à cote de masques et marionettes chinois.

- Conjoitement à l'exposition des Masques de l'Himalaya de Martigny, le 5 février sera inauguréè l'exposition sur les

MASQUES DES VALEES SUISSES

Où Sseront présentés des masques provenant de différent collections et musées dont ceux de Bale et de Kippel dans le valée du Lotschental.

Un catalogue sera édité à cette occasion.

-Ce début d'année est ricge en évènement liés à l'art de l'Himalaya.

-Le MUSEE DE LA CASTRE, au Suquet à Cannes rouvre sa salle himalayenne entièrment rènovèe.

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C'EST PROBABLEMENT L'ENSAMBLE LE PLUS COMPLET, LE PLUS COHERENT D'OBJECTS CHAMANIQUE ET DE MASQUES QUE L'ON PUISSE TROUVER ACTUELLEMENT EXPOSE EN EUROPE.

 

-A GRUYERES, en Suisse, la FONDATION ALAIN BORDIER

http://www.tibetmuseum.ch/

 a ouvert un remarquable musée, le TIBET MUSEUM qui brille, lui par ses bronzes et ses thankas d'une magnifique qualité et d'une grande ancienneté. Le publications et études des piéces du Musée sont faites par Ulrich et Heidi von Schroeder.

Un livre par Amy Heller est en course de publication

HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE HIMALAYAS, TIBETAN MANUSCRIPTS, PAINTINGS AND SCULPTURE OF DOLPO

sur l'histoire culturelle du Dolpo, analysée à partir des documents historiques et des enluminures d'une bibliotheque de plusiers centaines de manuscrits tibétains de la fin du XIe  au XVIe siècle conservés dans un temple villageois.

- HIMALAYAN WOODEN ZOOMORPHIC JIUCER

SEE MORE ON http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7388500/himalaya...-

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http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7388500/himalaya...

-THE TRIBAL ART OF MIDDLE INDIA, ELWIN VERRIER 1951.
 
AFTER 60 YEARS THE TRIBAL ART OF MIDDLE INDIA IS STILL NEGLETED AND UNKNOWN, A LOST WORLD.
 
SANTAL PEOPLE TRIBAL ART, A RESUME
 
PICTURES AND PIECES  from

-Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Art http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7632624/tribal-a...

 -Art Premiers Art Primitive Collection Bruxelles http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/7633837/-tribal-arts-of-...

and with the kindly support of

-Detours de Monde web-site http://detoursdesmondes.typepad.com/dtours_des_mondes/201...

-Actufresh web site

http://www.actufresh.fr/2010/les-arts-des-santal.html 

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Links from Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Art, Art Premiers Art Primitive Collection Bruxelles, Hervé Pedriolle Collection, IGCNA Org, Tribal Art the World of Tribal Art magazine.
 
About the Santal Banam see more on:
http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/6109784/14-dhodr...
http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/6241521/art-et-musique-d...
http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/6250339/art-et-musique-d...
http://www.tribalarts.com/feature/santal/
About the Santal panels see more on:
http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/6221941/panneaux-de-pala...
http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7109086/santal-p...
About the Santal flutes see more on:
 http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/6163132/4-tribal... .
About the Santal painted scrolls from Hervé Pedriolle collection  see more on:
http://santalparganas.blogspot.com/
About the Oral Tradition and Primal Elements in the Santhal Musical Texts see the interesting writing  by Mr Onkar Prasad  on:
http://ignca.nic.in/ps_01014.htm .
About the carved Santal doors see more on:
http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/5546402/portes-santal--o...

SEE MORE ON http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7632624/tribal-a...

 

- TAMANG SHAMANIC KIT, courtesy of BILL MARSH collection; B/W pics courtesy of Josh Lustig   http://www.joshlustig.com/; text courtesy of Italo Bertolasi  from "Jhakri uomini con le ali" Nepal 1971, written  for the exhibition "Viaggi a Oriente"  http://www.italobertolasi.com/viaggioriente.htm  and http://www.italobertolasi.com/index.html.

SEE MORE ON http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/7598651/tamang-s...-

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12/12/2009

The painted world of the Warlis. Tribal Art of Middle India. Divine Support: Ghurras Wooden Churning-rod holders from Nepal.

-The Painted World of The Warlis. Art and Ritual of the Warli Tribes of Maharashtra. Shodhara Dalmia. Lalit Kala Akademi, 1988, New Delhi.

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-Tribal art of Middle India. Verrier Elwin. Oxford University Press, 1951.

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http://www.quarksinthepark.org.uk/india/india.html .

-Nepalese shamanic drums and dhyangro handles.

NEPALESE SHAMANIC DRUM

The double sided membrane drum Dhyangro is the peculiar, indispensable, and one  of the most important, pharaphernalia of the western nepal  shamans. 

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The nepalese shaman is the bridge, the link and mediator between the real and invisible world.

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See more on http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/post/6909408/dhyangro...

- Nepalese Shamanic ritual dagger phurbu.

Nepalese phurbu

Coming soon.

-Divine Support: Ghurras Wooden Churning-rod Holders From Nepal by  Paul De Smedt Paperback (2000).

 GHURRAS DIVINE SUPPORT

 

Paul de Smedt, is a Belgian industrial engineer , in this  book , the first devoted to this matter, the author explores the traditional use of wooden churning-rod holders generally known in the artistic  folk tradition of  Nepal as ghurras, putting  forward a system of classification in order to build up a symbolic interpretation of these items.

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The Ghurras are  anthropomorphic carved  objects  used to guide the churning-rod during the churning of milk in order to produce butter.

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-Pic from the 2007 exhibition of the "GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE"  (http://www.letoitdumonde.net/)   at the  Mairie du 6e -Salon du Vieux Colombier. 

More on http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/5334991/masques--arts-tr...      

and   http://www.letoitdumonde.net/actualites/index.html .


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In the August of 1991 and  for the first time in his  life  Mr De Smetd came across this fascinating wooden object on a stall at the 'Grote zavel' antique market in Brussels. He  was deeply impressed by this sculpture, which was distinctly anthropomorphic in character. The author remember how the  magnificent patina of these item gleamed in the sunlight,  moreover, the sculpture emanated a smell of rancid butter and milk. The stallholder informed him that it was known as a NETTI  or NETTLE  and had been collected in Nepal. He could tell him nothing specific about the real function or exact meaning of the object expect that it was perhaps an 'amulet' or  something linked with the milk or butter.

So Mr De Smetd  began to find the real meaning of this  object. He  tried to built up a collection of these items in order to give to his investigation  statistical basis. This  was the beginning of a passionate and fascinating cultural adventure. During a visit at the Rietberg museum in Zurich the Athor,  assisted by Prof. Bar,  found a publication, issued by the parisian gallery 'Le toit du monde'  (http://www.letoitdumonde.net/)  which provided some of the first information on the matter.

This mysterious object was surely  a holder for a churning rod , commonly used for churning milk in Nepal.

Some passages in the text were  however not clear for Mr De Smetd : 'Les Magars, ethnie Tibeto-Birmane etablie dans les collines de l'ouest et du centre qui vont des hautes valls jusqu'aux Plaines du Terai, fabriquent les elements de baratte terminee par des ailettes dans le recipient de battage.' (Patrick Pevenage). This citation might generate the impression that the manufacture of these objects was only linked  to the Magar tribe.

During his successive trips to Nepal in 1996, 1997 and 1998 the author made many mountain excursions  with his  friends Sukre Ale, Dawa, Surendra, Krisna, Kazi, his grand daughter Sara and his wife Maria. These excursions allowed them to explore the hilly countryside around Kathmandu, Pokhara, Sirubari, Tansen and Gorkha and gave also them the opportunity to establish contact with elderly Nepalese farmers and herdsmen from various different tribes castes.

From their direct conversations with these people of the place, Mr De Smetd could conclude with certainty that almost every tribe and caste make wooden churning- rod holders, each of them in their own specific symbolic way.

The author remarkes also that there are cases of eclecticism in transition areas or as a consequence of migrations. This fact is interesting and important  to explains the rich variety of design of these objects, although they do possess a surprising unity in form due to their anthropomorphic shape and mythological symbolism.

These functional and ritual items are known with different names, depending upon the tribe or caste concerned: tar, tara, nethi, ghurra, ghurlu, ghorlo, loti, neti, netti, in  the  Kathmandu 'market'  are  known as neti or ghurra.

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16/10/2009

MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX himalayens GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE 2007

ETHNOFLORENCE 2009

OLD HIMALAYAN EXHIBITIONS

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MASQUES & ARTS TRIBAUX himalayens

http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/archives/tag/masques%20arts%2...

Du vendredi 30 novembre au lundi 31 décembre 2007 

La 

GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE

présente

à la Mairie du 6e -Salon du Vieux Colombier-

 

 Masques
Art chamanique népalais
 Ghurra du Népal

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PHOTO CREDIT OF SANZA ARTS PREMIERS

BRUXELLES

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Tambour dhyangro de chaman (shaman) Jhankri

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Dagues rituelles (phurbu) & Poignées de tambour (dhyangro)

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PHOTO CREDIT SANZA ARTS PREMIERS

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ETHNOFLORENCE

BOOK SELECTION

2009

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MARTINO NICOLETTI 

HIMALAYAN VOLUMES:

http://martinonicoletti.blogspot.com/
Read more on: http://martinonicolettivolumes.blogspot.com/

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CHOD. IL SACRIFICIO DI SE'

There are still today, right in the heart of the Himalayas, a few rare practitioners of Bön -  the ancient pre-Buddhist religion of Tibet - who undertake a long ritual pilgrimage through the “power places” of the Dolpo region. Sacred sites inhabited by mountain deities and water spirits. Wild places infested by demons and dangerous ghosts. In an universe perceived as a constant and delicate interaction between human beings and the invisible forces that inhabit the cosmos, the main purpose of the pilgrimage is to placate local spirits, thereby repairing any cracks that might have appeared in the relationship between these two worlds.

The journey is often undertaken as a means of warding off dangerous epidemics,  a peculiar form of exorcism or  therapeutic procedure to fight specific illnesses inflicted by supernatural beings. As the pilgrimage unfolds, the practitioners,  having attracted the spirits attention with wildly provocative acts, then evoke their presence by playing magical musical instruments: trumpets made from human femurs (kangling) and hourglass-shaped drums (damaru) in which the bins are actually human skulls. According to Tibetan liturgical tradition, these drums are attributed with having particular evocative powers, especially when it comes to spirits connected to the funerary dymension or invisible beings belonging to the “wrathful” pantheon.

The central focus of the pilgrimage is the performance of a meditation ritual of self-sacrifice called “chöd” (lit. “cutting through”). The officiant first invites a whole host of invisible beings of various type and different hierarchical status to gather, and then visualizes his own body being totally dismembered by a female divinity of wisdom (dakini). As soon as the various body parts have been detached, they are thrown into a huge cauldron and once properly cooked, they are transformed into pure substances and a “nectar of immortality”, so that they can be offered to  invited guests during a special ceremonial banquet.

Beyond being merely a sacrificial offering to local spirits, the chöd reveals profound philosophical meanings connected to the notion of universal compassion (bodhicitta). In that sense, the sacrifice is a rare opportunity to benefit invisible living beings, still imprisoned in the samsara (the never ending cycle of births and deaths), by providing them with spiritual nourishment.

In an even deeper sense, the ceremony, by the total offering of oneself to invisible guests, enables the practitioner to radically cut off his attachment to his physical body and to overcome his identification with his own illusory Ego: the intangible enemies of any true spiritual progress.

Texts, excepts from the field-work diary of the author and pictures describe this archaic ritual. A video-CD enriches the work. This contains a Super8 film of the author, the song of the chöd singed by the monks of the Triten Norbutse monastery, in Nepal, and an original artistic contribution of the Italian singer Franco Battiato.

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KATHMANDU LECONS DE TENEBRES .

An art book devoted to the abyssal Himalayan metropolis of Kathmandu. Fragments from the travel note book, encounters, poems, tales, visions, accompanied by a rare selection of black and white photographs.

The work, printed in Bangkok in 2009, is published in a numbered limited edition of 108 copies, each enriched by a personal artwork of the author.

The same work is also available in a commercial edition, published and distributed by One Edition, a Thai publisher specialised in contemporary Asian literature.

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THE ECSTATIC BODY. NOTES ON  SHAMANISM AND CORPOREITY IN THE HIMALAYAS.


“The shaman who entertains the gods by dancing and music, is the same man who entertains the audience through the more performative aspects of the séance. Here, it is ordinary people who exploit the situation, coming to attend a performance that, in primis, has been organised for the gods.

SHAMANISM SOLITUDES. ECSTASY, MADNESS AND SPIRIT POSSESSION IN THE NEPAL HIMALAYAS.

An itinerary – only apparently circular – furrows the universe of Kulunge Râi shamanism in Nepal. A nomadic religion, generated within the space of a double geography that weaves vivid visionary foreshortenings into the flat weft of reality.

 

An extraordinary journey through the principal places composing the universe of shamanic reality: the “call” by the spirits of the wood. The dreams and initiatic visions; the vocational sickness and flight into the forest – mandatory steps on the path to obtaining powers; the praxis of healing and funerary rituals, centred on the experience of a “magic journey” accomplished by crossing different regions of the cosmos; the body’s function and corporeity within the choreutic-musical world of shamanism: a body acting as temple and simulacrum for a divine epiphany. As a frontier between worlds. A vocal and sonorous body capable of starting up the great shamanic machine.


THE ANCESTRAL FOREST. MEMORY, SPACE AND RITUAL AMONG THE KULUNGE RAI OF EASTERN NEPAL.

Lost among the high hills of eastern Nepal, which has meant centuries of cultural isolation, the Kulunge Rai ethnic group have tenaciously maintained their religious tradition ever since their ancient origins. Bearing witness to a far-off past of hunting and nomadic life, their myths and legends form a plot and scenario that comprise a multitude of invisible entities: the “hunter-spirits” and the “monkey spirits”, the undisputed sovereigns of the forest world; Laladum, the deity who resembles a little girl, the initiator of young shamans from the villages of the area; the Nagi, or ophidiomorphic-spirits, dwelling in the waters, the totem ancestors of the Kulunge Rai group; Molu, a mythical forefather, lost in the woods and transformed into a deity.

 

A fascinating journey through the oral memory, the sacred geography and religious imaginary of this people. An ideal itinerary that progressively abandons the inhabited world and enters the abysses of the mythical woodlands – the silent witnesses of the group’s ancient life style – only to lose itself in the thick of the immense forests that even today surround the settlements of the Kulunge Rai.

 

Starting from the cults of domestic deities, the research goes on to analyse the rituals that accompany the souls of the dead and the village farming cults, as a necessary step before dealing with the hunting cults and the hidden paths beaten by Kulunge Rai shamans.

RIDDUM. THE VOICE OF THE ANCESTORS.

“One day, the aged shaman Sancha Prasâd Râi told me the story of his people. The story that even today the elders of the Kulunge Râi tribe hand down orally from generation to generation, under the name of 'riddum'.

This story starts a long, long time ago. It begins before all the objects that surround us were manifest in their infinite variety, and even before human beings appeared on the face of the Earth.

For the Kulunge Râi, the riddum is the sacred tale describing the origin of the cosmos, of nature and the living beings that populate it. Expounded using the formula of a specific ritual language, the riddum is narrated whenever an important religious ritual is celebrated. According to the Kulunge Râi, the ritual language of the riddum is the primordial language, the one that the ethnic group’s forefathers once used daily for communication. With every passing generation, it began to be forgotten. Many other different idioms arose and thus the primordial tongue of the riddum began its slow, but inexorable, eclipse. Among human beings, only a few continued to hand it down, in order to keep alive a dialogue with the ancestors who lived in mythical times, and with the gods of their own religious tradition”. 
 
A singular performance, to which, besides the chance of direct witness of the epiphany of gods, spirits and demons, is added the no less stimulating possibility of witnessing human destinies suspended over an uncertain fate”.

 

17/09/2009

Himalayan Tribal Mask. Ethnoflorence coming soon and news.

ETHNOFLORENCE

2008-2016

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HIMALAYAN MASKS

IN THE COLLECTION OF THE BURKE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

OF SEATTLE

(WASHINGTON STATE)

 

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Ex  Mr. Robert Nowinski collection.

nepal tribal mask

 All available on the web.

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The Burke Natural History Museum of Seattle has the most important public collection of Himalayan masks in the USA after the Rubin Museum of Art in New York.

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NEPAL

CHAMANISME ET SCULPTURE TRIBALE

Marc petit christian Lequindre nepal chamanisme et sculpture tribale ed Infolio

 

Two new catalogues devoted to Himalayan Folk and Tribal Art:


Marc Petit, Christian Lequindre, Nepal chamanisme et sculpture tribale, èd. Infolio, 2009 (288 pp 175 ill. 79 Euro)


Liliane and Michel Durand Dessert, Eric Chazot, Himalayas Art and Shamanism, LMDD Editions 2009 (200 pp 120 ill 59 Euro)

A new "vitrine" devoted to the "chamanisme Nepalais" is in progress at Musee de la Castre of Cannes. "Debut 2010".

A new exhibition of Himalaya Masks  is scheduled at Musee du Quai Branly of Paris for the 2010.

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MASQUES DE L'HIMALAYA

Martigny

 - Valais - Suisse 16 May 2009 a fin Decembre 2010 - Fondation Bernard et Caroline de Watteville Fondation a but culturel.
Rue du Levant 34 1920 Martigny Tel.41 (0) 27 720 49 20

www.museesaintbernanrd.ch


En complement de cette exposition, des expositions - dossiers seront organisée:

Masque suisses
Art chamanique nepalais
Art Rural suisse et himalayen
Bijoux de l'Himalayaa

Photos courtesy Espace Holbein

http://espace-holbein.over-blog.org/article-34917121-6.html

HIMALAYAN MASK MARTIGNY RENZO FRESCHI ORIENTAL ART MILAN

 

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Other photos of the exhibition are available on :

http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/tag/1/martigny

Galerie Le Toit du Monde on

http://sanza.skynetblogs.be/post/7216916/arts-de-lhimalay...

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Himalayan Mask in the Collection

of George Hegarty

 

 Nepalese mask

 

George Hegarty Himalayan collection, coming soon.

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 MASK

(Inventory no. 64)

NEWARI DEMON MASK

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GIUSEPPE LAMPIS

some pics

newar demon mask

Newar metal masks.

newar demons masks

 

Coming soon.

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Tharu tribal art

Tharu tribal masked figures.

tharu tribal art 2

 

Coming soon.

 

30/08/2008

Montagne Sacre Magia Mito Tradizione in Nepal Verona Galleria Etnie blue Terai Tharu mask

ETHNOFLORENCE

2008

 

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MONTAGNE SACRE

MAGIA, MITO, TRADIZIONE IN NEPAL

VERONA

DAL 15 NOVEMBRE

AL 6 DICEMBRE 2008

 

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GALLERIA ETNIE

GALERIE LE TOIT DU MONDE

 

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ETHNOFLORENCE

MASK

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(Inventory no.83)

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Nepalese

painted male primitive mask

Tharu people

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08/05/2008

Southern Nepal male crowned mask. 印度面具 尼泊尔面具 ネパールのマスク インドのマスク маска Непала маска Индии

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008

N.4

OLD

SOUTHERN NEPAL MALE CROWNED MASK

(Mask archive n. 2)

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VINTAGE POSTCARDS AND EARLY BIBLIOGRAPHY

A SELECTED ICONOGRAPHY

MASQUES DE L'HIMALAYA DU PRIMITIF AU CLASSIQUE

FRANCOIS PANNIER & STEPHANE MANGIN

Published by Editions Raymond Chabaud (1989)

 

 

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http://ethnoflorence.skynetblogs.be/vintage-postcards/

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印度面具  尼泊尔面具 ネパールのマスク  インドのマスク маска Непала  маска Индии  

Short bibliography:

1951-The Tribal Art of Middle India. Elwin Verrier. London.
1959-The Art of the North-East Frontier of India. Elwin Verrier. Shillong.
1954-The Folk Dance of Bengal. Datta G.S. Calcutta.
1964-Drama in Rural India.J.Mathur. Bombay.
1972-Dance Dialetcs of India. Devi Ragini. New Delhi.
1972-Chlau Dance of Purulia. Asutosh Bhattacharyya. Calcutta.
1978-Folklore of Bengal,  Asutosh Bhattacharyya. New Delhi.
1980-Dance Dramas of India and the East. Iyer K. Bharatha. Bombay.
1982-The Performing Arts. Marg Publications, New Delhi.
1983-Cho Masks of Dumurdi. Sarkar Sabita. Indian Museum Bullettin, vol. XVII.