The Resource Australian Aboriginal decorative art, F. D. McCarthy

Australian Aboriginal decorative art, F. D. McCarthy

Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Title
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Statement of responsibility
F. D. McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Summary
Includes shields, boomerangs, spear-throwers, clubs, carved trees (eastern Australia); weapons and utensils, ritual objects, ceremonial regalia, ground drawings (Central Australia and Kimberleys); weapons, twined baskets, didjeridu, grave posts, stringy-bark baskets, spears, muraian, bark drawings (Arnhem Land and adjacent islands); baobab nuts, pearl-shell phallo-crypts, concentric figures (Western Australia); superimposition of incised patterns, maze pattern (Broome district); full description and meanings of designs, methods of execution and materials, painted shields (northeastern Queensland)
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1905-1997
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McCarthy, Frederick D.
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, F. D. McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0047121
Dimensions
24 x 18 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
illustrations, plates (partly colour)
Stock number
p 6231
System control number
0067652
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, F. D. McCarthy
Publication
Control code
M0047121
Dimensions
24 x 18 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
48 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
illustrations, plates (partly colour)
Stock number
p 6231
System control number
0067652

Library Locations

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