THE SEMA NAGAS   by J H. HUTTON,  CLE., M.A. 1921

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SEMA NAGAS

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THE SEMA NAGAS  by J H. HUTTON,  CLE., M.A. (Indian Civil Service)  MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN’S STREET, LONDON 1921

by

J H. HUTTON,
CLE., M.A.
(Indian Civil Service)

WITH MAPS AND ILLUSTRATIONS AND A
FOREWORD BY HENRY BALFOUR,
M.A., F.S.A., F.R.G.S., F.R.A.I.
Published by direction of the Assam Government
MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED
ST. MARTIN’S STREET, LONDON
1921

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Sema Naga Cloths showing Cowries – Two Asukeda – pi of different patterns – Dayang Valley

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Sema and Other Naga Daos

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1 Sema Naga Quiver – 2 Crossbow – 3 Stock of Sema Crossbow

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Sema Naga Making Fire – First and Second Position

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A-B Sema Womans Mking Pots – C – The Pot in the First Stage and the Implements used – D – The finished Article – E – Double Pot from Tokikehimi for Cooking Rice and Other Food – F – Ceremonial Pot for use in Gennas

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Sema Naga Baskets

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Boy with Apipi – zhto and Ekra spear with Wooden Blade

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Iron blades at present in use and Celts found in Sema Country

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Fagli Tachi Mask & Wodden dance effigy – Himachal Pradesh – India – AUTHENTIC TRIBAL ART FROM NEPAL Facebook – Group

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Fagli Tachi Masks & Wodden dance effigy

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Un ancien gardien dit ” de ponts et de sources ” en position classique de prière.
Népal, Moyennes vallées
Bois, érosions et belle oxydation d’ancienneté
H. : 40 cm

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Un masque simiesque.
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Bois, fentes d’ancienneté, reliquat de cire du tampon d’autorisation de sortie, belle patine d’usage
H. : 28 cm

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LOT 110

Une ancienne sculpture gardien dit ” de ponts et de sources ” en position classique.
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Bois, reliquats de lichens, scié et manque à la base, patine ravinée
H. : 52 cm

Provenance :
Collection Emmanuel Bordier https://www.ader-paris.fr/lot/103608/12360821?search=nepal&npp=&sort=&

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Masque en bois clair à patine blanche et noire, présence de poils pour la moustache et la barbe. H. : 28,3 cm – Collines Moyennes – Népal

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Ancien masque en bois à belle patine noire brillante et traces de couleur. Le visage aux traits appuyés et tordus porte sur le front le signe de Shiva. H. : 27,5 cm – Collines Moyennes – Népal.

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I Quaderni della Collezione

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Nepalese Primitive Mask

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Demon Mask – Back Side

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I Quaderni della Collezione – Nepalese Demon  Mask – Extract from the no 99 Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Primitive Mask

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ARTS

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COMPARATIVE ICONOGRAPHY

1924 Nieuwenkamp Malaien BERLIN (1)

Kunstwerke von Java, Borneo, Bali, Sumba, Timor, Alor, Leti u.a. : aus der Sammlung W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp BERLIN 1924

Kunstwerke von Java, Borneo, Bali, Sumba, Timor, Alor, Leti u.a. : aus der Sammlung W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp

BERLIN 1924

1924 Nieuwenkamp Malaien BERLIN (2)

Kunstwerke von Java, Borneo, Bali, Sumba, Timor, Alor, Leti u.a. : aus der Sammlung W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp BERLIN 1924

1924 Nieuwenkamp Malaien BERLIN (3)

Kunstwerke von Java, Borneo, Bali, Sumba, Timor, Alor, Leti u.a. : aus der Sammlung W.O.J. Nieuwenkamp BERLIN 1924

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Enquête des Arts lointains: Seront-ils admis au Louvre? Felix Feneon 1920

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Alfred Stieglitz galerie 291 M. De Zayas 1916 Arte Negra

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Ethnoflorence Quaderni della Collezione no 26 Old Kali Mask Nepalese Terai Rajbansi People

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Old Kali Mask

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Rajbansi People

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Quaderni della Collezione no 26 Old Kali Mask Nepalese Terai Rajbansi People I – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Quaderni della Collezione no 26 Old Kali Mask Nepalese Terai Rajbansi People III – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Quaderni della Collezione no 26 Old Kali Mask Nepalese Terai Rajbansi People IV – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Shmanic Drum Handle Top side View – Photo Credit Ethnoflorence

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Nepalese Dhyangro Shmanic Drum Handle

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Nepalese Dhyangro  Shamanic  Drum  Handle Top Side – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

Nepalese Dhyangro Shmanic Drum Handle

Nepalese Dhyangro Shamanic Drum Handle Top side View – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Shmanic Drum Handle Top side View - Photo Credit Ethnoflorence III

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Art des villes – Art des Champs – 20 octobre – 20 novembre 1999 – Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes Paris 

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EXHIBITIONS OF THE PAST

Art des villes – Art des Champs –

20 octobre – 20 novembre 1999 –

Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes

Paris

Selected Bibliography Himalaya Art des villes - Art des Champs - 20 octobre - 20 novembre 1999 - Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes

Himalaya Art des villes – Art des Champs – 20 octobre – 20 novembre 1999 –

Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes – Curated by Eric Chazot – Photo Credit Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes – Paris

Some of the items reproduced in this exhibition were also published in a Tribal Art Magazine of the same year

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Art and Shamanism in the Himalayas – Tribal Art Magazine – Winter – Spring 1999 – 2000

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This Equestrian  figure was documented for the first time by Valerio Sestini in 1974 Lake Rara Cchapru temple (outside) with a metal trisul and a floral (votive?) Offering.

Nepal equestrian figure

Subsequently in a second photo of JP Girolami inside the same temple.

The figure then appears in Europe in some exhibitions.

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Kokna – Kokanas – Kukanas

Mask

Gujarat

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CATALOGUES OF THE PAST An In-Depth Look MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS PART I Pace Primitive Gallery New York June 1, 1990 by Lisa Bradley and Eric Chazot

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An In-Depth Look

MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART I

Pace Primitive Gallery New York

June 1, 1990

by Lisa Bradley and Eric Chazot

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One mask, published in the 1990’s Catalogue, was recently exhibited during the San Francisco Tribal and Textile Art Show 2020

(photo credit of Sam Singer)

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MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS Pace/Primitive Gallery  June 1, 1990  by Lisa Bradley and Eric Chazot – Photo Credit of Mr Sam Singer, San Francisco –  Pace Gallery New York http://www.pacegallery.com  – Himalayan Art Resources http://www.himalayanart.org

Another Mask published in the 1990’s Pace Gallery catalogue, was sold 2013-12-16- chez -CASTOR-HARA –

Provenance: Pace Gallery New York 1990 – Piet and Ida Sanders, Shiedam, Hollande

Masks of the Himalayas

MASKS OF THE HIMALAYAS Pace/Primitive Gallery  June 1, 1990  by Lisa Bradley and Eric Chazot –   Provenance: Pace Gallery New York 1990 – Piet and Ida Sanders, Shiedam, Hollande – Photo Credit of Pace Gallery New York http://www.pacegallery.com –  Art Richelieu – Castor  Hara, Paris  – http://www.castor-hara.com

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PART TWO COMING SOON

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NEPALESE SHAMANS

Photo credit of

Patrick de Saint Martin

Nepal - Nepalese - shaman - photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin (1)

NEPALESE SHAMANS Photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin

Nepal - Nepalese - shaman - photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin (2)

NEPALESE SHAMANS Photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin

Nepal - Nepalese - shaman - photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin (3)

NEPALESE SHAMANS Photo credit of Patrick de Saint Martin

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MUSEUM OF THE WEEK

ODISHA STATE MUSEUM BHUBANESWAR

Odisha State Museum in Bhubaneswar Mask

Orissa  / Odisha Mask –  Odisha State Museum  Bhubaneswar – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection

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