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Alice Mertens dedicated part of her time and life to photograph and capture for later generations the tribal life of the Xhosa people in the Transkei. Foto Flash, Xhosa, African Tribes, Portraits, African Culture, African History, Beautiful People, Beautiful World, Mode Inspiration

10 Indigenous People being more Inventive than the Fashion Industry

You won't find them on the front row or posing for the street style photographers during fashion week, but in my mind, these are the real heroes of fashion... 1. Khampa beauty's hair braided and adorned with amber chunks Khampa lady resplendent in traditional headdress adorned with amber ch

Thandokazi Mbane, by Andrew Putter. Part of a series of 21 black-and-white photographs of contemporary black Capetonians, in ‘tribal’ costume in the genre of the iconic ethnographic photographer. Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People, White Photography, Portrait Photography, African Tribes, African Culture, Black And White Portraits, Africa Fashion, Photojournalism

afrikani

Thandokazi Mbane, by Andrew Putter. Part of a series of 21 black-and-white photographs of contemporary black Capetonians, in ‘tribal’ costume in the genre of the iconic ethnographic photographer...

Xhosa men in traditional dress. African Life, African Men, African Culture, African History, African Beauty, Xhosa Attire, African Royalty, African Traditions, African Tribes

Africa Afrika

Africa | From a series of postcards from the Transkei, with photos by Aubrey Elliot

Xhosa man, Transkei (now part of Eastern Cape, South Africa) © Chris Van Resburg African Life, African Men, African Culture, African Beauty, African Fashion, Tribal Fashion, African Style, African Tribes, African Diaspora

Xhosa Male

Portrait of a Xhosa man. South Africa. BelAfrique your personal travel planner - www.BelAfrique.com

South Africa: Vintage portraits of the Xhosa c early (Photos by AM Duggan-Cronin) African Tribes, African Men, Tribal African, African History, What Is Today, Xhosa, African Culture, Black People, Cultural Diversity

Africa Afrika

South Africa | Vintage portraits of the Xhosa c early 1900s | Photos by AM Duggan-Cronin Image Source || Shared Legacies ~ http://sharedlegacies.ccaphotography.org/ Including other great photos

Young man in full beadwork dress., possibly from the Ngqika tribe. Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in Tribal African, African Tribes, African Men, African Attire, African Fashion Dresses, African Beauty, Xhosa, Tribal People, African Culture

Africa Afrika

Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in 1973. || Focus on the Transkei Xhosa-speaking groups, the Gcaleka, Tembu, Pondo, Bomvana, Mpondomise, Bhaca, Xesibe and Fingo.

STEVENSON gallery is based in Cape Town and Johannesburg, dealing in contemporary art from South Africa as well as Africa and its diaspora. African Men Fashion, Tribal Fashion, African Beauty, African Culture, African History, Xhosa, African Tribes, One Hair, Afro Punk

DYNAMIC AFRICA

Potraits from South African photographer Andrew Putter’s ethnographic series Native Work which consists of 21 photographs of black Capetonians photographed in black-and-white dressed in various...

South Africa's Xhosa people are known for their intricate bead work. The heavy use of lines, angularity and the color white in their dress gives it a look that is both traditional and futuristic. African Tribes, African Men, African History, African Beauty, African Style, African Life, Xhosa Attire, African Attire, Tribal Fashion

The Futuristic Dress of South Africa’s Xhosa People

South Africa's Xhosa people are known for their intricate bead work. The heavy use of lines, angularity and the color white in their dress gives it a look that is both traditional and futuristic. W…

Transkei 1981 Xhosa Women s Headdresses Set Fine Mint SG 92 5 Scott 87 90 Other African and British Commonwealth Stamps HERE! Stamp World, Remember The Time, Paper Fashion, Love Stamps, African History, African Beauty, Stamp Collecting, My Stamp, My People

Transkei 1981 Xhosa Women's Headdresses Set Fine Mint

Transkei 1981 Xhosa Women's Headdresses Set Fine Mint SG 92/5 Scott 87/90 Condition: Fine MNH Only one post charge applied on multipule purchases Details: Quality British Commonwealth Stamps N.B. With over 100.000 stamps listed world wide it is not possible to send the item shown in the image. It is representative not specific! We will always send one of equal or better quality. We always try to give accurate descriptions of the items. However, errors can occur! In such case we…

Southern Africa 1970 Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in Native American Images, Native American Indians, African Tribes, African Women, African Culture, African History, Xhosa Attire, African Fashion Traditional, Ariana Grande Drawings

Africa Afrika

Southern Africa || In the early 1970s Jean Broster and Alice Mertens collaborated on African Elegance, a book which set out to ‘describe in photographs and words the beauty of the tribal people of the...