The Resource Aboriginal and Melanesian art

Aboriginal and Melanesian art

Label
Aboriginal and Melanesian art
Title
Aboriginal and Melanesian art
Creator
Subject
Genre
Summary
Includes catalogue descriptions of Aboriginal bark paintings, ceremonial objects and totemic emblems, mainly from the Arnhem Land area
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Art Gallery of New South Wales
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  • Art, Melanesian
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Bark painting
  • Wood sculpture, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Aboriginal and Melanesian art
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This exhibition and catalogue material have been selected and arranged by the Deputy Director, Mr J.A. Tuckson"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacontent
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Aboriginal art : Melville Island grave posts; Bark paintings: North West Australia, Port Keats, Oenpelli, Beswick Creek, Croker Island, Maningrida (Western), Maningrida (N. eastern), Milingimbi, Yirrkala, Rose River, Groote Island -- Carved figures: Melville Island, Yirrkala, Milingimbi -- Hollow log bone posts: Maningrida -- Ceremonial objects and totemic emblems : Maningrida, Milingimbi -- Other ceremonial objects : Milingimbi -- Other Australian Aboriginal art objects: Western Australia, Queensland -- Melanesian art: New Hebrides, Solomon Islands, South West New Guinea; Papua New Guinea: Massim area, south coast, Papuan Gulf, New Britain, Huon Gulf, Astrolabe Bay, the highlands; Sepik River region: coastal region and lower Sepik, middle Sepik and "Washkuk", the upper Sepik, the Maprik area, the upper Karawari and Korosemeri Rivers -- Art of New Guinea highlands: southern highlands, eastern highlands : fugures, hats, dress ornaments, utensils, shields, stone, ceremonial objects; Western highlands -- Maps : Northern Australia and Melanesia; The Sepil; The highlands (New Guinea)
Control code
M0016563
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
55 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portrait
Stock number
11842
System control number
0030395
Label
Aboriginal and Melanesian art
Publication
Note
"This exhibition and catalogue material have been selected and arranged by the Deputy Director, Mr J.A. Tuckson"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacontent
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Aboriginal art : Melville Island grave posts; Bark paintings: North West Australia, Port Keats, Oenpelli, Beswick Creek, Croker Island, Maningrida (Western), Maningrida (N. eastern), Milingimbi, Yirrkala, Rose River, Groote Island -- Carved figures: Melville Island, Yirrkala, Milingimbi -- Hollow log bone posts: Maningrida -- Ceremonial objects and totemic emblems : Maningrida, Milingimbi -- Other ceremonial objects : Milingimbi -- Other Australian Aboriginal art objects: Western Australia, Queensland -- Melanesian art: New Hebrides, Solomon Islands, South West New Guinea; Papua New Guinea: Massim area, south coast, Papuan Gulf, New Britain, Huon Gulf, Astrolabe Bay, the highlands; Sepik River region: coastal region and lower Sepik, middle Sepik and "Washkuk", the upper Sepik, the Maprik area, the upper Karawari and Korosemeri Rivers -- Art of New Guinea highlands: southern highlands, eastern highlands : fugures, hats, dress ornaments, utensils, shields, stone, ceremonial objects; Western highlands -- Maps : Northern Australia and Melanesia; The Sepil; The highlands (New Guinea)
Control code
M0016563
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
55 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portrait
Stock number
11842
System control number
0030395

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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