Africa, the landscape and the people 1931

African landscape. Granitic rocks on Lake Victoria.

Granitic rocks on Lake Victoria.

Africa, the landscape and the people.

Source: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape and the people by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik.
Published: Studio London 1931.

List of plates:

  • Sara girl (Sara-Madjingaye).
    Ovambo women, Ondonga S.W. Africa.
    Nuer warrior with tribal mark on forehead.
    Musgu woman.
    Nuer, resting position South Sudan.
    Chief in ceromonial dress, Gold Coast, Ghana.
    Gate-keeper of a fetish courtyard, Gold Coast.
    Wife of a Mangbetu Chief, Belgian Congo 1925
    Swahili Woman, East Africa.
    Fanti woman. Ethnic group of the Akan, Ivory Coast.
    Kanembu Girl, Lake Tchad.
    Wodaabe Bororo woman, Banyo, French Cameroons, Mandated Territory.
    Gate-keeper of the Jeve League, Gold Coast.
    Ewe child, Adaklu District, Togo.
    Moru Dance South Sudan.
    Tatooing a Jarawa woman, Nigeria.
    Nuer Woman, South Sudan.
    Yetsang Girl (Southern Cameroons).
    Bodyguard of Sultan Sanda of Bornu, Dikwa Emirate Nigeria.
    Eastern Djur Ghana, Mother and Child.
    Musgu village.
    Kanuris playing dice, Dikwa Nigeria.
    Tournament in Dikwa, Borno State, Nigeria.
    Young Musgu shepherds, banks of the Logone.
    Cloud of weaver-birds on the Dinder.
    Resting Water-buck.
    Victoria Falls of the Zambezi.
    Uluguru Mountains, Tanganyika Tansania.
    Southern Rhodesian Landscape.
    Archaen rock cones in the Namib Desert.
    Baga fetish temple. West African ethnic group on the coast of Lower Guinea. Main groups of Baga are the Koba, Fore and Sitemu.
    Ikandu Falls near Newcastle.
    Granitic rocks on Lake Victoria.
    Flock of gannets (Sula capensis), S.W. African coast.
    Mundang houses, Léré, Mayo Kebi Chad.
    Brooding penquins, Dassen Island, Cape Colony.
    Native Church in Pandemai, Liberia.
    Fleeing ostriches, Tonga, White Nile.
    Captured and plucked ostriches belonging to Shua Arabs, Bornu.
    Mount Kenya.
    Volcanic formation (Mawenzi), Kilimanjaro.
    Oil-palms (Elaeis), Belgian Congo.
    Houses of the wives of the king of Bamum, Foumban, northeast Cameroon.
    Forest on Mt. Kilimanjaro.
    Falls of the Tana River near Fort Hall, Kenya.
    Clay fetish of the Ewe tribe, Gold Coast Ghana.
    Aloe tree and Euphorbia, Nama Land, S.W. Africa.

Related:




Zulu warrior with weapons in 1902.
Zulu warrior with weapons in 1902. Zulu warrior from Mariannhill KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. ... Read more
10s • 20th Century • Africa • Military • South Africa
Living Races of Mankind • Traditional African dress • Traditional Zulu clothing • Weapons
Habit of a Woman of Africa in 1581
Habit of a Woman of Africa in 1581 from Habitus Variarum. Africaine Source: A collection o... Read more
1581 • 16th Century • Africa
Collection of the dresses • Traditional African dress
Ornamental tattooing from Africa, Borneo, New Zealand
Ornamental tattooing from Africa, Borneo, Caroline Island, New Zealand and Japan. 1 African... Read more
Africa • Asia • Borneo • Caroline Island • Indonesia • Japan • Malaysia • New Zealand • Oceania • Traditional
Tattoo • Traditional Maori costume • Traditional New Zealand dress • Tribal Costumes
African King of Bussa. Kingdom of Oyo, Western Sudan.
African King of Bussa. Kingdom of Oyo, Western Sudan. Roi de Boussa. Source: Mœurs, usag... Read more
19th Century • Africa • Nobility • Sudan
Auguste Wahlen • Traditional African dress • Traditional Sudan Costume
Famille de Bicharis. Beja people from the Red Sea, Sudan.
Famille de Bicharis. Beja people from the Red Sea, Sudan. Titel: Famille de Bicharis. Auteur du M... Read more
1895 • 19th Century • Africa • Egypt • Middle East
Boulanger • Souvenirs de Voyages • Traditional African dress
African Sara women from Chad with lip plate.
African Sara women from Chad with lip plate, c. 1910s. Related: // < ![CDATA[ (adsbygoogl... Read more
20th Century • Africa • Chad
Traditional African dress
Felup and Mandingo from the village of Fulier at the Senegal.
Felup and Mandingo from the village of Fulier at the Senegal. From "Full Peoples Gallery in image... Read more
1840 • 19th Century • Africa • Senegal
Friedrich Wilhelm Goedsche • Traditional African dress • Traditional Senegal costumes
Mother and child of Eastern Djur, Ghana 1930s.
Mother and child of Eastern Djur, Ghana 1930s. Gallery: The dark continent; Africa, the landscape... Read more
20th Century • 30s • Africa • Ghana
Traditional African dress
Arabic Bazaar in Suakin Sudan at the Red Sea 1895
Arabic Bazaar in Suakin or Sawakin Sudan, at the Red Sea in 1895. Titel: Souakim. Le bazaar Arab... Read more
1895 • 19th Century • Africa • Arabia • Middle East • Sudan • Traditional
Boulanger • Souvenirs de Voyages • Traditional African dress • Traditional Arabian costumes • Traditional Sudan Costume

  1. Suisse costumes nationaux
  2. Traditional French national costumes.
  3. Tyrolean national costumes 1835.
  4. Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle de Vienne.
  5. Costumes of Japan and Java.
  6. Historical Asia costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  7. Our islands and their people. Hawaii, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Cuba.
  8. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  9. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  10. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  11. Traditional Dutch national costumes.
  12. The Switzerland national costumes of 17th ‚18th, 19th century originals.
  13. Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.
  14. Mexico by Carl Nebel 1836.
  15. Provincial Russia. Costume and Culture.
  16. Costume of the Russian empire by Edward Harding.
  17. Serbian national costumes by Vladimir Kirin.
  18. Historical European costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  19. The Highlanders of Scotland, 1870.
  20. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  21. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
  22. The dark continent. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  23. Historical costumes from Africa, America and Oceania.
  24. Traditional folk costumes of Italy and France in 1821.
  25. The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes 1870-1878.
Dancing the Tarantella by Bartolomeo Pinelli
Tarantella by Bartolomeo Pinelli The Tarantella is a folk dance from southern Italy. It is a... Read more
1820 • 19th Century • Italy • Traditional
Bartolomeo Pinelli • Dance costumes • Traditional Italy national costumes
Young farmer from Obermais, Merano, South Tyrol.
Young farmer from Obermais, Merano, South Tyrol 1875. Gallery: "Sheets for costume design: histor... Read more
1875 • 19th Century • Austria • Traditional
Lipperheide • Traditional Austrian clothing • Traditional Tyrolean national costumes
Woman from Athens in traditional Greek folk dress.
Woman from Athens. Source: "Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Publis... Read more
1876 • 19th Century • Greece • Traditional
Greece national costumes • Lipperheide
Frisian islands citizen in 1724.
Frisian islands citizen from Westerland, Sylt 1724. Traditional German men costume, 18th century... Read more
1724 • 18th Century • Germany • Hairstyle • Headdresses • Traditional
Allonge wig • Lipperheide • Rococo fashion
Men from Greece in Fustanella 1840.
Men from Greece in Fustanella. The Fustanella consists of a shiny white pleated skirt reachin... Read more
1840 • 19th Century • Greece • Headdresses • Traditional
Auguste Wahlen • Greece national costumes
Spanish bullfighting arena with Matador at Madrid.
Spanish bullfighting. Arena with bullfighter and bull attacking at Madrid. The old plaza a... Read more
20th Century • Spain • Traditional
Traditional Spain costumes
Peoples in the costumes from Canton of Fribourg.
Peoples from Canton of Fribourg. Switzerland national costumes. Gallery: Costumes suisses des 22 ... Read more
1860 • 19th Century • Switzerland • Traditional
Canton of Fribourg • Traditional Switzerland costumes
People in traditional clothing from Čapljina Bosnia-Herzegovina.
People in traditional clothing from around Čapljina Bosnia-Herzegovina 1870. Gallery: The Serbs ... Read more
1870 • 19th Century • Serbia • The Serbs in the Adriatic • Traditional
Bosnian national costumes • Serbian national costumes