“Primitivism” in 20th century art: affinity of the tribal and the modern, Volume 1 2 William Stanley Rubin MUSEUM OF MODERN ART NEW YORK

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“Primitivism” in 20th century art: affinity of the tribal and the modern, Volume 1 2




William Stanley Rubin



Paul Gauguin (Author), Ezio Bassani (Author), Christian Feest (Author), Sidney Geist (Author), Donald Gordon (Author), 

Jean Laude (Author), Gail Levin (Author), Jean-Louis Paudrat (Author), Philippe Peltier (Author), Laura Rosenstock (Author),

Alan Wilkinson (Author), Evan Maurer (Author), Richard Oldenburg (Author), Jack Flam (Author), Rosalind Krauss (Author), 

William Rubin (Editor), Constantin Brancusi (Author), Jacques Lipchitz (Author), Amadeo Modigliani (Author), 

Henri Moore (Author), Alberto Giacometti (Author), Paul Klee (Author), Pablo Picasso (Author), Kirk Varnedoe (Contributor), 

Richard E. Oldenburg (Author)


Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.), Detroit Institute of Arts, Dallas Museum of Art

Curator William Stanley Rubin, Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)


Museum of Modern Art, 1984



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aesthetic African art African objects African sculpture Apollinaire art negre Baga Berlin Braque Brummer carving catalog 

century Cezanne Charles Ratton collectors colonial color Congo Cubism cultures d’Ethnographie du Trocadero dealer 

Demoiselles Derain Dogon early Easter Island Egyptian European example exhibition Exposition Fang mask fetishes Formerly 

collection forms France French Gabon Gallery Goldwater Grebo Grebo masks Guinea head Henri Matisse high Collection high 

Musee high Private collection Iberian ideas Indian influence interest Ivory Coast Jacqueline Picasso Marquesan Matisse’s 

Modern Art modern artists Musee d’Ethnographie Musee de I’Homme Musee de l’Homme Musee Picasso Museum of Modern Negro Nimba 

Nude Oceania Oceanic art Oil on canvas Pablo Picasso Painted wood painter Paris Paul Gauguin Paul Guillaume photograph 

pieces Pierre Polynesian Primitive art primitivism published Ratton reliquary reproduced Salmon style Surrealist Tahiti 

Tahitian tion tradition tribal art tribal objects tribal sculpture Trocadero Vlaminck voyage Western York Zaire Zaire