Loan Samburu warrior
MR2567 “Loan Samburu warrior” – The fringe of the hair is also used to shade their eyes from the blinding sun. This muuran (Warrior) Inspired John Galiano’s Christian Dior Africa Collection. Northern Kenya East Africa – Silver Print VA Collection 1954. One of Mirella Ricciardi rare first images.
The face of africa. – ” There are still today men and women in Africa who are as much part of the land as the fauna and flora, and in many ways they have a strange likeness and communion with them: they belong to their surroundings as do the giraffe or the camel, the antelope, the acacia tree or Kilimanjaro; they belong to Africa”