Masks: Faces of Culture
Masks: Faces of Culture
Co-authored by Cara McCarty and John Nunley

What is a mask and why do humans wear them? Explore masking traditions around the world visiting nearly 50 countries on six continents. From prehistoric people to Darth Vader, from the caves to the moon, masks have been part of the human experience for more than 40,000 years in virtually every region of the world.

344 pages with 400 color and black-and-white illustrations
soft bound
Copyright 2009 Saint Louis Art Museum

Item #006525