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ID: 300047498
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300047498

 

Record Type: concept
fetish figures (<sculpture by function>, sculpture (visual works), ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Figural sculptures serving as vessels for spiritual forces to promote individual or collective healing.
 
Terms:
fetish figures (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
fetish figure (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
figures, fetish (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
fetisjfiguren (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
fetisjfiguur (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
Fetischfiguren (C,U,German,D,PN)
Fetischfigur (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
fetiches (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
fetiche (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.VC

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
.... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Visual Works (hierarchy name)
........ Visual Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of visual works (works)
............ visual works (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <visual works by material or technique>
................ <visual works by material or technique> (G)
Hierarchy of sculpture (visual works)
.................... sculpture (visual works) (G)
Hierarchy of <sculpture by function>
........................ <sculpture by function> (G)
Hierarchy of fetish figures
............................ fetish figures (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Beeldjes waaraan spirituele krachten worden toegeschreven om de genezing van één of allen te bevorderen. 
German ..... Figürliche Skulptur, die als Gefäß für spirituelle Kräfte dient, um die Heilung eines einzelnen oder der Gemeinschaft zu fördern.  
Spanish ..... Esculturas figurativas que sirven como vasijas para las fuerzas espirituales para pomover sanación individual o colectiva. 

Sources and Contributors:
fetiche............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
.................  Gillon, Breve historia del arte africano (1984) 297
.................  Moliner, Diccionario de uso del español (2004) I:1295
fetiches............  [CDBP-SNPC]
.................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
Fetischfigur............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
.......................  Kiesel, Bildende Kunst in der Grundschule (1996) 200
.......................  Liebelt, Vom Geist der Dinge 2005 36
.......................  Rielau, Afrikanische Miniaturen (2011) 35
Fetischfiguren............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
.............................  AAT-Deutsch (2012-)
fetish figure............  [VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
fetish figures............  [VP Preferred]
.............................  Contributed as a candidate term Candidate Comment -- AFRART -- 10/97
.............................  Gillon, Collecting African Art (1979) 107, object endowed with illusory powers - not having own powers but supporting powers they were endowed with
.............................  Rubin, Primitivism in 20th Century Art (1984) Vol. 1, 72
fetisjfiguren............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
..........................  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
fetisjfiguur............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
figures, fetish............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale Engels-Nederlands (1989)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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