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1919 September
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item
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1 Photographic print
1 Copy negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.134
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Prince of Wales, later King Edward VIII, being greeted by Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) and Coast Salish in Victoria on Vancouver Island, Bristish Columbia. An interpreter, speaks directly to the Prince and the Governor of British Columbia, Sir Frank Stillmann Barnard stands to the right in a top hat.

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
1955
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item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Kombo-Kiboto." Translated original accompanying caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Kombo- Kiboto."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
1955
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Village Kombo-Kiboto. Pièce faîtière (maternité), près de Njinji." Translated original accompanying caption reads, " Village of Kombo-Kiboto, near Njinji. Mother-and-child rooftop sculpture."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Komba." Translated original caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Komba."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Kombe." Translated original caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Kombe."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Village Kombe. Pièce faîtière." Translated original accompanying caption reads, " Village of Kombe. Rooftop sculpture."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (b&w)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Nzomba." Translated original caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Nzomba."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Komba." Translated original caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Komba."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Nzomba." Translated original caption reads, " Chief's ritual house at Nzomba."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...

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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Level:
item
Size:
1 slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Case cheffale à Gavudi."

Translated original caption reads, " Pende. Chief's ritual house at Gavudi."

The mother-and-child rooftop sculpture is a mid-twentieth-century innovation in a dynamically changing tradition of Eastern Pende royal architectural sculpture first documented by westerners (L. Frobenius) in 1905. The sculptor Kaseya Tambwe Makumbi from the village of Kandolo-Mututwa (Njila chiefdom) has been particularly associated with the devel...