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A preliminary consideration of Aboriginal Australian decorative art

Label
A preliminary consideration of Aboriginal Australian decorative art
Title
A preliminary consideration of Aboriginal Australian decorative art
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on collections in State Capital museums, authors fieldwork in N. Aus., and previous publications; Covers techniques, types of objects decorated, including weapons, baskets and containers, personal adornment, all types of paintings and carvings, sacred objects and ritual decoration, message sticks, distribution of designs (with maps), consideration; of specific design areas
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1900-1952
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Davidson, Daniel Sutherland
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  • Decorative arts
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
Label
A preliminary consideration of Aboriginal Australian decorative art
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copy 1 donated from Stanner collection
  • See 2011 reprint bound with Aboriginal and Tasmanian rock carvings at B D252.24/A2
Contents
Decorative art of the Australians -- Techniques of decoration -- Objects decorated -- Weapons -- Baskets and containers -- Various objects of regional or local significance -- Bullroarers, churinga and other sacred objects -- Symbolism -- Distribution of design elements -- Design areas
Control code
M0041215
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 147 p.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Stock number
3032 ; 3033
System control number
0048035
Label
A preliminary consideration of Aboriginal Australian decorative art
Publication
Note
  • Copy 1 donated from Stanner collection
  • See 2011 reprint bound with Aboriginal and Tasmanian rock carvings at B D252.24/A2
Contents
Decorative art of the Australians -- Techniques of decoration -- Objects decorated -- Weapons -- Baskets and containers -- Various objects of regional or local significance -- Bullroarers, churinga and other sacred objects -- Symbolism -- Distribution of design elements -- Design areas
Control code
M0041215
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 147 p.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Stock number
3032 ; 3033
System control number
0048035

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