FEATURING - The Bushmen art of Southern Africa by Bert Woodhouse.

Posted on October 23, 2018

The Special Collections Book of the Week this week is:

The Bushmen art of Southern Africa by Bert Woodhouse.

The art lover will admire the elegance of draughtsmanship, the portrayal of movement and the sophisticated techniques of distortion and foreshortening. The general reader will be fascinated by new views of life in Southern Africa before the beginning of written records. There are also introductory chapters dealing with the Bushmen, past and present, to guide the reader.

Catalogue Access: https://UnivofPretoria.on.worldcat.org/oclc/6728675  

This book is available at Special Collections, housed on level 5 of the Merensky 2 LIbrary, and is part of our Africana (ZA) Collection.

The Special Collections unit of the Department of Library Services plays a stewardship role in the acquisition and preservation of the Library's rare and valuable information resources, making them accessible to students, staff and researchers, as well as safeguarding them for future generations.

- Author Sonto Mabena and Nikki Haw

Copyright © University of Pretoria 2024. All rights reserved.

FAQ's Email Us Virtual Campus Share Cookie Preferences