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date: 19 August 2019

Art—Africa 

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History
Author(s):
Kate EzraKate EZRA

Since ancient times trade routes from Europe, the Middle East, and Asia disseminated ideas, objects, and cultures—as well as Christianity and Islam—to the African continent. African art, which reflects all of these influences and exchanges, is an important lens through which to view world history, and an important field of study in its own right. ...

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