Book Review

Intimate Conversations

African Miniatures

by John Dintenfass and Nicole Dintenfass

Drs Nicole and John Dintenfass are very well known collectors in the African Art world, with a reputation for an unparalleled eye for aesthetics and quality. Their collection has been painstakingly assembled over the 50 years and features many iconic pieces of African Art from all over Africa

Featuring 130 selected works from their collection, this book explores the development of their collection philosophy and lets the reader question their own reactions and relationships with these iconic objects.

The foreword is by Heinrich Schweizer, formerly head of African and Oceanic Art at Sotheby’s, and features 220 full colour photographs