LEMPERTZ Art of Africa, Pacific and the Americas 29.01.2020 , Brussels – Nepal Masks Provenance Pace Primitive Gallery New York / Alain de Monbrison Paris

ETHNOFLORENCE

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Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts 2008 – 2020

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2020

Upcoming Auctions

LEMPERTZ

Art of Africa, Pacific and the Americas
29.01.2020 , Brussels
356 Lots

PDF CATALOGUE

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ONLINE CATALOGUE

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LOT 185

Nepal Mask

26 cm

Provenance

Pace Primitive Gallery New York

https://www.lempertz.com/it/cataloghi/lot/1147-1/185-nepal-mask.html

LOT 186

Nepal Mask

19,5 cm

Provenance

Pace Primitive

Gallery New York

https://www.lempertz.com/it/cataloghi/lot/1147-1/186-nepal-mask.html

LOT 187

Nepal Mask

38 cm

Provenance

Alain de Monbrison

Paris

https://www.lempertz.com/it/cataloghi/lot/1147-1/187-nepal-mask.html

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ETHNOFLORENCE

EXTRACTS FROM THE

QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE

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ETHNOFLORENCE ARCHIVE

COLLECTION

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Nepal Mask scheda / Card no 6 extract from Quaderni della Collezione no 6

ETHNOFLORENCE WEB COLLECTION

ARCHIVE 1-100 WORK IN PROGRESS

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JATAYU VOLTURE MASK NEPAL TERAI NEPALESE

Ethnoflorence

Indian and Himalayan

Folk and Tribal Arts

2008 – 2019

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JATAYU VOLTURE MASK

NEPAL

TERAI NEPALESE

 While bird masks of the articulated typology are rather more common, the Jatayu volture mask seems to be less frequent, I publish here 3 (below) which have appeared over the years

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Nepalese Terai Jatayu Masks –  Photo Credit Himalaya Mercantile (On the Left) Photo Credit Ethnoflorence (Center) Photo Credit Sanza Francois Bruxelles (On the Right)

UPDATED VERSION OF THE COMPOSITION

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Nepalese Terai Jatayu Masks –  Photo Credit Himalaya Mercantile – Robert Brundage Collection  (Above – On the Left) Photo Credit Ethnoflorence – Ethnoflorence Collection (Above – Center) Photo Credit Sanza Francois Bruxelles – Private Collection (Above – On the Right) Photo Credit Tribal Arts Magazine – Private Collection (Below – On the Right) Photo Credit Eric Chazot – Eric Chazot Collection (Below – On the Left)

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Another example

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Articulated masks with Yellow beak could represent

Bakasura (Baka=stork)

a Demon subordinate of Kamsa.

In the pic below a complete Assam Mask (Cho mukha) of this subject.

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ETHNOFLORENCE

EXTRACTS FROM THE

“Quaderni della Collezione”

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

Ethnoflorence Archive Collection

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Nepal Crowned Mask Scheda / Card no 24 Extract from I Quaderni della Collezione no 24

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I Quaderni della Collezione 1 – 100

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I Quaderni della Collezione 100 – 200

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I Quaderni della Collezione 200 – 300

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MILLON & ASSOCIES TRIBAL ADDICTION Jeudi 19 Décembre 2019 14:00 Salle 7, 9 rue Drouot, 75009 Paris

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

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Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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UPCOMING AUCTIONS

MILLON & ASSOCIES

TRIBAL ADDICTION

Jeudi 19 Décembre 2019 14:00
Salle 7, 9 rue Drouot, 75009 Paris

PDF Catalogue here https://drouotstatic.zonesecure.org//pdf/61/103127/CatTribalAddictionBD.pdf?id=103127&cp=61

Lot 45

Masque de danse présentant un visage juvénile où seul le nez est sculpté en relief.
Bois dur, ancienne patine d’usage brune et traces de pigments naturels.
Népal, coline moyenne, début Xxe siècle
29 x 16,5 cm

Provenance : Acquis dans une ancienne vente de Pierre Bergé, Paris.

https://www.millon.com/lot/103127/11403425

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Lot 46

Masque de cérémonie présentant un visage juvénile aux traits épurés, le nez et les oreilles sculptés en relief.
Bois dur, ancienne patine d’usage brune, cordelettes et tissus. Fissure avec restauration indigène.
Népal, première moitié XXe siècle.
24 x 17 cm

Provenance : Acquis au cours d’une ancienne vente Pierre Bergé, Paris.

https://www.millon.com/lot/103127/11403297

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Ethnoflorence Links Collection

Museo Nazionale Etnologia  e Antropologia

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Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

Firenze

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museo-nazionale-di-etnologia-e-antropologia-firenze/

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Museo Indiano, Firenze – Museo Nazionale Etnologia e Antropologia – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush Nuovi Allestimenti al Museo di Antropologia di Firenze

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Sculptures Representing two opposing rams heads, architectural elements of the Jestak-han, the temple of the goddess Jestak – Kalasha, Chitral, Pakistan. Coll, P. Graziosi 1955-60   Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/alti-sentieri-dasia-vita-cultura-e-miti-dei-popoli-dellhindu-kush/

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Kundurik, funerary statue of an ancestor on his throne, Kalasha. Chitral, Pakistan. Coll. P. Graziosi 1955- 1960 –  Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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ETHNOFLORENCE

EXTRACTS FROM THE

“Quaderni della Collezione”

Ethnoflorence Archive Collection

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Newar Flat Mask, Scheda / Card no 72 – Extract from I Quaderni della Collezione no 72 – Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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ETHNOFLORENCE WEB COLLECTION ARCHIVE 1-100 WORK IN PROGRESS

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Dhyangro Nepal Nepalese Double sided Shaman’s Tamang drum – Handle

ETHNOFLORENCE

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FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle

Quaderni della Collezione

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

numero

301

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection – I Quaderni della Collezione numero 301 – Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda Card no 301 – I – Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda Card no 301 – II Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda Card no 301 – III  Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda Card no 301 – IV  Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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Nepalese Dhyangro Handle Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda Card no 301 – V  Photo Ethnoflorence / Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990 – 2020

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THE DOUBLE IN THE ICONOGRAPHY OF SOME PRIMITIVE SCULPTURES FROM WESTERN NEPAL

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures from Western Nepal

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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THE DOUBLE

IN THE ICONOGRAPHY

OF SOME PRIMITIVE SCULPTURES FROM

WESTERN NEPAL

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures from Western Nepal

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Double Rider, two figures in namaste posture, Bridge element, Western Nepal. Collezione Andrea Mordacci

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures from Western Nepal II

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Dhami Figure, two faces carved on the sides of the head, representing the state of possession, fragmentary, Shrine Figure, Western Nepal. Collezione Ethnoflorence

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures  from Western Nepal III

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Double Figure in Namaste Posture, Fragmentary, Shrine Figure, Western Nepal. Collezione Andrea Mordacci

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures  from  Western Nepal IV

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Double Figure in Namaste Posture, Fragmentary, Shrine Figure, Western Nepal. Collezione Ethnoflorence

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The Double in the iconography of some Primitive sculptures  from Western Nepal V

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A Figure with a Double Head, Book Cover, Western Nepal. Collezione Ethnoflorence

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The photo on the right  documents the same iconography in a primitive figure in the area of Western Nepal.

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OLD POSTS SELECTION

SANTAL TRIBAL ART

A

RESUME

M2081S-1029

Santal Banam, Dhodro Banam, Lutes of the Santal. Photo Ethnoflorence.

TRIBAL ARTS OF THE SANTAL PEOPLE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/04/05/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2010/02/01/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-people-the-tribal-art-of-middle-india-elwin-verrier-1951-other-masters-of-india-contemporary-creations-of-the-adivasis-musee-du-quay-branly-paris/

SANTAL PANELS

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/06/30/santal-parganas-people-carved-wodden-panels-of-the-wedding-litters-palkee/

SANTAL BANAM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/01/21-dhodro-banam-santal-banam-santal-people-lutes-anthropomorphic-lutes-indian-tribal-art-with-a-writing-of-the-french-artist-fernandez-arman-15-liuti-tribali-antropomorfi-dei-santal-del-nord-indi/

SANTAL FLUTES

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/19/4-tribal-santal-flutes-santal-people-tribal-art-4-rari-flauti-tribali-dei-santal-people-nord-india/

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MUSEE DE LA CASTRE CANNES

A RESUME

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Musee de la Castre Old Himalayan room. Photo Ethnoflorence.

MUSEE DE LA CASTRE NEW ROOM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/12/27/musee-de-la-castre-cannes-france-himalayan-classic-folk-and-tribal-arts-new-stuff-ethnoflorence-indian-and-himalayan-folk-and-tribal-arts-photo-archive/

MUSEE DE LA CASTRE OLD ROOM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/10/11/musee-de-la-castre-of-cannes-himalayan-room/

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush Nuovi Allestimenti al Museo di Antropologia di Firenze

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush I. Photo Ethnoflorence

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/alti-sentieri-dasia-vita-cultura-e-miti-dei-popoli-dellhindu-kush/

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush II. Photo Ethnoflorence

General link

Museo Etnografico di Firenze

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museo-nazionale-di-etnologia-e-antropologia-firenze/

Photo Ethnoflorence

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The Iconography of human figures on elephants or horses among the tribal cultures of the Santal, Tharu, Daileckh people – FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES LYON

Ethnoflorence

Indian and Himalayan

Folk and Tribal Arts

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The Iconography of human figures on elephants or horses among the tribal cultures of the Santal, Tharu, Daileckh people

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The Iconography of human figures on elephants or horses among the tribal cultures of the Santal, Tharu, Daileckh people

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SANTAL TRIBAL ART

A

RESUME

M2081S-1029

Santal Banam, Dhodro Banam. Photo Ethnoflorence

TRIBAL ARTS OF THE  SANTAL PEOPLE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/04/05/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2010/02/01/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-people-the-tribal-art-of-middle-india-elwin-verrier-1951-other-masters-of-india-contemporary-creations-of-the-adivasis-musee-du-quay-branly-paris/

SANTAL PANELS

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/06/30/santal-parganas-people-carved-wodden-panels-of-the-wedding-litters-palkee/

SANTAL BANAM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/01/21-dhodro-banam-santal-banam-santal-people-lutes-anthropomorphic-lutes-indian-tribal-art-with-a-writing-of-the-french-artist-fernandez-arman-15-liuti-tribali-antropomorfi-dei-santal-del-nord-indi/

SANTAL FLUTES

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/19/4-tribal-santal-flutes-santal-people-tribal-art-4-rari-flauti-tribali-dei-santal-people-nord-india/

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KAFIRI NURISTAN

TRIBAL ARTS

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MUSEO ETNOGRAFICO FIRENZE. Photo Ethnoflorence.

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/kafiri-nuristan-tribal-art/

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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

FETES HIMALAYENNES

LES DERNIERS KALASH

MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES

LYON

23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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FETES HIMALAYENNES LES DERNIERS KALASH MUSEE DES CONFLUENCES
LYON 23.10.2018 – 1. 12. 2019

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Western Nepal Male Mustached Mask

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

ethnoflorence1

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2019

I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE

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Western Nepal Male Mustached Mask Scheda // Card no 74

Ethnoflorence Archive Schede // Cards     1-100

visit the link below

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-1-100-work-in-progress/

Work in Progress

 

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Ethnoflorence I Quaderni della Collezione no 74 Front and Back Cover

 Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence // Photographic archive of the Ethnoflorence Collection

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Dark Male Mustached Mask, Humla area (?) Nepal  Frontal View

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Nepalese Dark Male Mustached Mask composition views.

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Nepalese dark flat mustached male Humla (?) Mask. Fontal View

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Western Nepal Dark flat Mask. Right Side View.

 

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The Mask and Its Double. Back Side, and detail of the back side of the Mask.

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SANTHAL TRIBAL ARTS

A RESUME

M2081S-1029

SANTAL TRIBAL ART Photo Ethnoflorence

TRIBAL ARTS OF THE SANTAL PEOPLE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/04/05/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2010/02/01/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-people-the-tribal-art-of-middle-india-elwin-verrier-1951-other-masters-of-india-contemporary-creations-of-the-adivasis-musee-du-quay-branly-paris/

SANTAL PANELS

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/06/30/santal-parganas-people-carved-wodden-panels-of-the-wedding-litters-palkee/

SANTAL BANAM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/01/21-dhodro-banam-santal-banam-santal-people-lutes-anthropomorphic-lutes-indian-tribal-art-with-a-writing-of-the-french-artist-fernandez-arman-15-liuti-tribali-antropomorfi-dei-santal-del-nord-indi/

SANTAL FLUTES

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/19/4-tribal-santal-flutes-santal-people-tribal-art-4-rari-flauti-tribali-dei-santal-people-nord-india/

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People I Quaderni della Collezione Numero 20

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2019

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Black flat Mask

Eastern Nepal

Rai People

I Quaderni della Collezione

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

Numero 20

Photographic archive of the Ethnoflorence Collection

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People Quaderni della Collezione no 20 Photographic archive of the Ethnoflorence Collection

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People Quaderni della Collezione no 20

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People, frontal view

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People, Right Side View

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Black flat Mask Eastern Nepal Rai People, The Mask and Its Double, Back Side View

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Large Narashima Mask Quaderni della Collezione Scheda / Card no 186

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 2019

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Quaderni della Collezione

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

Numero 186

Archivio Fotografico della Collezione

Ethnoflorence

Indian and Himalayan

Folk and Tribal Arts

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Frontal and Back Cover Quaderni della Collezione no 186 – Work in Progress

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Ethnoflorence  Archive Collection Quaderni della Collezione no 186 Large Narashima Mask

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Quaderni della Collezione no 186 Large Narashima Mask. Composition

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Quaderni della Collezione no 186 Large Narashima Mask. Frontal view.

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Quaderni della Collezione no 186 Large Narashima Mask. Left Side View.

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Quaderni della Collezione no 186 Large Narashima Mask. Frontal View, detail.

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OLD NEPALESE TERAI TWISTED GOITER MASK RAJBANSI PEOPLE

ETHNOFLORENCE

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

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Durga Kali Nepalese mask, Ethnoflorence Archive Collection, Scheda no 210

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2018

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OLD NEPALESE TERAI TWISTED GOITER MASK RAJBANSI PEOPLE

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Nepal Goiter mask, front and back view. With respect to the headgear line the mask balance tends asymmetrically to move to the right through the movement of the nose, mouth & chin, and to the left through the opposite movement of the goiter. Traces of polychrome on the surface.  Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepalese goiter Nepal Goiter male mask, lateral views. Monumental and static the left side of the mask. Dynamically twisted the left side.  Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepal Goiter mask. Terai Nepalese Rajbansi people. Widespread traces of colors, particularly white on the surface of the mask.  Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepal goiter mask sides view, Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepal Goiter mask top view & custom wax seal dated 204? (the last number is lost – exportation date between 1982 & 1991). Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepal Goiter Rajbansi mask. Frontal detail. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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Nepal Goiter Rajbansi mask. Back detail. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda no 127

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The Mask is published by Ethnoflorence on the

Quaderni della Collezione

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-i-quaderni-della-collezione/

no 127

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Cover & Back Cover – Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts Archive Collection – Quaderni della Collezione – Numero 127 – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence

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Extract from Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts Archive Collection – Quaderni della Collezione – Numero 127 – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence

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