African Dance

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African Dance

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The Leopard Man with spear, dancing in full regalia during the 'Abakwetha' ~ the circumcision ceremony of Xhosa, Eastern Cape, South Africa Charles Freger, Costume Ethnique, Pagan Festivals, Tribal Costume, Xhosa, Mode Costume, Art Premier, Photo Portrait, Circumcision

Africa | The Leopard Man with spear, dancing in full regalia during the 'Abakwetha' ~ the circumcision ceremony of Xhosa, Eastern Cape, South Africa | ©Lister Hunter, ca. 1960s | This is just 1 out of 50 images presenting the whole story of the Abakwetha ~ for those interested the other slides can be viewed by following the link of this pin. {Caution; some graphic content}

African Art gallery for African Culture artwork, abstract art, contemporary art daily, fine art, paintings for sale and modern art Costume Africain, Afrique Art, African Paintings, Art Paintings, African Theme, Black Artwork, Black Art Painting, Art Africain, African American Art

African art - Jumping High - I think it's the 'fakary' tribe - who jump up to see where they are - they chant -we're the fakary! ;-)

17 Stunning Images of Black Women During the Harlem Renaissance Era - BGLH Marketplace Langston Hughes, Josephine Baker, African American Culture, African American History, American Art, British History, Native American, Modern Dance, Belle Epoque

Plenty Good Dancers

Addison Scurlock, photographer. Source: Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution For more on the African American experience visit Discover Black Heritage.

mynameisqueen: This is beautiful. You rarely see African-American ballerinas, especially ones my age. I would love for my future daughter to continue ballet past her childhood. Black Dancers, Ballet Dancers, Ballet Class, Ballet Feet, Ballet Barre, Ballet School, Black Ballerina, Little Ballerina, Ballet Beautiful

new wave feminism

In no where in this post did I say I was not voting. My point is that I find blanket “you need to vote or all is lost and you represent despair” or “if you vote you’re insults...

Evive Designs Ballerina Arabesque in Gray and Mauve Pink by Jeanie Nelson Original Painting on Canvas African American Art, African Art, Arabesque, Black Artwork, Fuchsia, Oeuvre D'art, Fine Art Paper, Mauve, Giclee Print

ballerina arabesque giclée print. 8X10. pink/brown. African American skin tone.

This adorable ballerina soars gracefully onto a single toe, making a dramatic form that will delight your little girl...or the little girl in you! Rich fields of color and smooth shapes give this print a mid-century modern feel. Warm pinks and chocolate brown colored skin. This adorable ballerina soars gracefully onto a single toe, making a dramatic form that will delight your little girl...or the little girl in you! Rich fields of color and smooth shapes give this print a mid-century modern…