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The Resource Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent, Peggy Reeves Sanday

Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent, Peggy Reeves Sanday

Label
Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent
Title
Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater
Title remainder
track of the rainbow serpent
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Reeves Sanday
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes the story of the creation and meaning of the Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater in Australia's Western Desert and the meaning of paintings by Aboriginal people in this area
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sanday, Peggy Reeves
Dewey number
759.994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1101
LC item number
.S26 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brumby, Stan
  • Kungah, Daisy
  • Boxer, Milner
  • Painting, Aboriginal Australian
  • Cosmology in art
  • Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater (W.A.)
Label
Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent, Peggy Reeves Sanday
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 155-158
Contents
Introduction: track of the Rainbow Serpent -- Halls Creek and crater culture history -- The Sugar Leaf Dreaming : Stan Brumby's painting -- The Star and the Serpent: Daisy Kungah's painting -- The Dingo, the Rainbow Serpent, and the Old Man -- Piercing and creation in the crater Dreamtime -- The cosmic and earthly serpents: Milner Boxer's paintings -- Two families go to Red Rock and Kandimalal -- Site paths in crater country
Control code
000041213199
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 164 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781931707954
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007002322
Other control number
2530461
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims, maps, ports.
Label
Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent, Peggy Reeves Sanday
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 155-158
Contents
Introduction: track of the Rainbow Serpent -- Halls Creek and crater culture history -- The Sugar Leaf Dreaming : Stan Brumby's painting -- The Star and the Serpent: Daisy Kungah's painting -- The Dingo, the Rainbow Serpent, and the Old Man -- Piercing and creation in the crater Dreamtime -- The cosmic and earthly serpents: Milner Boxer's paintings -- Two families go to Red Rock and Kandimalal -- Site paths in crater country
Control code
000041213199
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 164 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781931707954
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007002322
Other control number
2530461
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims, maps, ports.

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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