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William Ropp

William Ropp

William Ropp

William Ropp

C'est décidé, je me révolte ce soir | Ben Vautier

C'est décidé, je me révolte ce soir | Ben Vautier

charcoal drawings10

charcoal drawings10

Mask (Ngady Amwaash) DRCongo

Mask (Ngady Amwaash) DRCongo

Mummy of a Falcon

Mummy of a Falcon

‘Ivory-carving was nourished by the contemporary obsession with perspective and solid geometry’ writes Mauriès. It is startling to think, when presented with artefacts like these, that designs such as Wentzel Jamnitzer’s were not, as one might otherwise suppose, abstract and conceptual, but rather stood perhaps, as idealised templates toward which the master-carver might hope to aspire.

‘Ivory-carving was nourished by the contemporary obsession with perspective and solid geometry’ writes Mauriès. It is startling to think, when presented with artefacts like these, that designs such as Wentzel Jamnitzer’s were not, as one might otherwise suppose, abstract and conceptual, but rather stood perhaps, as idealised templates toward which the master-carver might hope to aspire.

Unguent vessel; tomb of Haity; Reign of Amenhotep IV; Akhenaten; Amarna, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs

Unguent vessel; tomb of Haity; Reign of Amenhotep IV; Akhenaten; Amarna, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs

Rare Three Blade Gunstock Club, Lone Dog - Arikara Chief

Rare Three Blade Gunstock Club, Lone Dog - Arikara Chief

Moab Man

Moab Man

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