About This Image

Titled and signed by photographer on recto mount. Four ceremony dancers in elaborate costume of belts, bracelets, necklaces, facepaint, embroidered loin cloths, and shields. Kerwin B. Roche photographed wildlife in Kenya and Tanganyika and African dancing in Nairobi and Kenya over an 18 month period. Some of his work is in the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives.

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Kikuyu, East Africa (Four Ceremony Dancers)
Kerwin Roche Kikuyu, East Africa (Four Ceremony Dancers)

Price $200
Sale Price $140

Main Image

Ref.# 3811

Medium Silver print

Mount on original mount

Photo Date 1973-74  Print Date 1973-74

Dimensions 10-1/2 x 13-1/8 in. (267 x 333 mm)

Photo Country East Africa

Photographer Country United States (USA)


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