Survey of Art I Africa Lecture

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African Art Week 5 Chapter 13
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Questions about this artwork
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Kingdom of Benin
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Oba • king of the city-state of Benin
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Benin Plaque • “Warrior Chief Flanked by Warriors and Attendants,” c. 1550-1650
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Iconography • The meanings associated with the subject matter, specifc to one time and place.
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Eben sword
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Coral headdress and necklace Leopard teeth necklace
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• Cowrie shell: symbol of wealth in Benin art
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Unformatted text preview: help her son, the oba Esigie Ivory: made with elephant tusk Scarifcation Scarifcation: make shallow incisions in the skin symbolizes wisdom and initiation Portuguese Mudfsh Symbol oF the oba Symbolize protection and rebirth Oni The king of Ife, believed to be semi-divine. Kingdom of Ife Ife Yoruba religion holds that it is the center of the universe. Nok culture Terra cotta: reddish clay, fres at a low temperature. Nok Ife Beni Style The combination of form and composition unique to a person or period. Elements of an artwork Style in what way did the artist make the artwork? Nok culture Ife Kingdom ( Oni) Benin Kingdom ( Oba) Nok Ife Beni...
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