The Resource An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art : Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures, arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Museum; with an introduction by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt

An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art : Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures, arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Museum; with an introduction by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt

Label
An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art : Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures
Title
An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art
Title remainder
Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures
Statement of responsibility
arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Museum; with an introduction by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduction by R.M. Berndt and C.H. Berndt; Exhibition arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia & the Western Australian Museum; history of collection, Australian Aboriginal art, aesthetics, diversity of styles, relationship of Aboriginal art to social life, ceremonial uses, use & function of Arnhem Land paintings, artists, technique, potentialities of Aboriginal art; catalogue gives physical details (artist, provenance), meaning of designs of 70 bark paintings from east and west Arnhem Land, similar details for 10 carved human figures from northeastern Arnhem Land
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-1990
  • 1918-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berndt, Ronald M.
  • Berndt, Catherine H.
  • University of Western Australia
  • Western Australian Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • University of Western Australia
  • Western Australian Museum
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Bark painting
Target audience
adult
Label
An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art : Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures, arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Museum; with an introduction by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0055970
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
  • p 7552
  • p 7645
System control number
0079995
Label
An exhibition of Australian Aboriginal art : Arnhem Land paintings on bark and carved human figures, arranged by the Anthropology Section of the University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Museum; with an introduction by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0055970
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
  • p 7552
  • p 7645
System control number
0079995

Library Locations

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