THE BENIN BRONZE ART’S ORIGIN – Sides Of The Story.

There have been different and somewhat conflicting accounts of the origin of the Benin bronze art. This has given rise to different schools of thought regarding its origin. In light of the differing views about the origin of the Benin bronze, this treatise seeks to examine both sides of the story, thus giving it a whole new perspective. And given the nature of the history of things, Goethe’s succinct quotation below, does prove instructive as i…