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African and African-American Art

This is a brief list of some of the individual slides and slide sets available from the Music & Art Department of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Subject headings in the card catalog are: African Art; Art, African; Afro-American Art; and Afro-American Artists. See also the names of specific artists. Some of the sets have accompanying scripts. See the catalog for more details. For slides of Africa in general, see the Individual Slides Catalog under Africa.

  • Africa Explores: 20th Century African Art , AD-2496 - AD-2502
  • Africa in Antiquity: Arts of Ancient Nubia & Sudan , AD-0281 - AD-0310
  • African Art (Wooden Sculpture) , AB-5777 - AB-5782
  • African Art from The Museum of Primitive Art , Z-9399 - Z - 9424
  • African Artifacts , AB-9922 - AB-9946
  • African Designs From Traditional Sources , Y-2535 - Y-2584
  • African Furniture & Household Objects , AD-0311 - AD-0350
  • African Masks , AB-9947 - AB-9971
  • African Sculpture , X-1760 - X-1800
  • African Sculpture from Private Collections , AD-7387 - AD-7441
  • African Textiles & Decorative Arts , AB-5710 - AB-5749
  • African Tribal Sculpture , AB-9972 - AB-9996
  • American Black Artists , AD-0001 - AD-0025
  • Architecture in North & West Africa , AB-3418 - AB-3458
  • Art of Africa , AB-9897 - AB-9921
  • Art/Artifact: African Art Through Western Eyes , AD-2585 - AD-2594
  • Black Art: Ancestral Legacy , AD-2595 - AD-2619
  • Black Experience , YY-1339 - YY-1398
  • Caribbean & Afro-American Women Artists , AD-4632 - AD-4709
  • Contemporary African-Women Artists , AD-7838 - AD-7911
  • Contemporary Afro-American Artists , AD-4733 - AD-4782
  • Harlem Renaissance: Art of Black America , AD-2695 - AD-2714
  • Henry Tanner (10 slides), AD-8616 - AD-8625
  • Henry Tanner (21 slides), AD-1433 - AD-1453
  • I Can Still Quilt without My Glasses, AD-8716 - AD-8738
  • Jacob Lawrence , AD-1454 - AD-1485
  • Lois Mailou Jones , AD-4710 - AB-4732
  • Romare Bearden , AD-1486 - AD-1493
  • Six Contemporary Afro-American Sculptors , AD-4827 - AD-4871
  • Two Contemporary Black Masters: C.Burnett & J. Wilson , AD-4783 - AD-4826
  • Women of Color in Art: Unit I. African American , AD-7124 - AD-7192
  • Yoruba Ritual Art , X -1727 - X-1759

We're always ordering new slides, so check the card catalog for recent arrivals!