Expressions of Belief: Masterpieces of African, Oceanic and Indonesian Art from the Museum Voor Volkenkunde, Rotterdam

Published by Rizzoli, New York 1988


The Tribal Art Centre Basel is pleased to present the accompanying catalogue for our exhibition ‘Expressions of Belief‘. This is a first-time presentation of more than a hundred works of art from one of the most prestigious ethnological museums in Europe, the Museum voor Volkenkunde, Rotterdam (today’s Wereldmuseum, Rotterdam).


Editor: Suzanne Greub


Contributing authors: Jan B. Avé, Marie-Louise Bastin, Erna Beumers, Arthur P. Bourgeois, Herman Burssens, Michael W. Conner, William H. Davenport, William J. Dewey, Anthony Forge, Till Förster, Suzanne Greub, Jean Guiart, Dieter Heintze, Reinhold Hohl,  Susanne Holzknecht, John M. Janzen, Reinhild Kauenhoven Janzen, Barbara C. Johnson, Adrienne L. Kaeppler, Carolee G. Kennedy, Simon Kooijman, Frederick Lamp, Matthias Laubscher, M. Marpaung, Wolfgang Marschall, Douglas Newton, François Neyt, Keith Nicklin, Clémentine H.M. Nooy-Palm, Frank A. Norick, Tamara Northern, Louis Perrois, Bertil Söderberg, Miklós Szalay, Markus Schindlbeck, Siegfried Seyfarth,   Urs Ramseyer, Susan Rodgers, Reimar Schefold, Kurt Tauchmann, Pieter ter Keurs, Felix A. Valk, Alit Veldhuisen-Djajasoebrata, René Wassing, Deborah Waite, Clara B. Wilpert


English edition, 248 pages with 104 colour and 24 b/w illustrations, hardcover 23,5 x 31,5 cm, ISBN 0-8478-0959-5