The Resource Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn, [Authors Geoffrey Bardon and Vivien Johnson]

Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn, [Authors Geoffrey Bardon and Vivien Johnson]

Label
Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn
Title
Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn
Statement of responsibility
[Authors Geoffrey Bardon and Vivien Johnson]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • “This is the spirit that is evoked in the best Aboriginal painting”. (Donald Kahn, page 3)
  • All Aboriginal artists in this catalogue are from the Western Dessert of Australia. The themes of the arts based on the Dreamtime: the Aboriginal understating of the world, of its creation, and of its great stories
  • Sandra, Sonda and Petra Nampitjinpa and Daisy Leura Nakamarra are the first women Aboriginal artists who are highly proficient in the contemporary Western Desert art. -- (page 21). Also Sonda Turner Nampitjinpa was the first female Western Desert artist to gain national recognition, winning the Canberra National Art Award in 1986. https://www.daao.org.au/bio/sonder-nampitjinpa-turner/biography/
Cataloging source
SFU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bardon, Geoffrey
Dewey number
709.94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, Vivien
  • Lowe Art Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kahn, Donald
  • Knwerraye, Norbett Lynch
  • Possum Tjapaltjarri, Clifford
  • Napangati, Pansy
  • Nampitjinpa, Sonder
  • Warangula Tjupurrula, Johnny
  • Tjapaltjarri, Billy Stockman
  • Sandy, William
  • Tjapangati, Brogas
  • Tjangala, Uta Uta
  • Tjampitjinpa, Ronnie
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Art movements
  • Art, Australian
Label
Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn, [Authors Geoffrey Bardon and Vivien Johnson]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes catalogue of an exhibition held at the Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, in 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments / Donald Kahn -- Foreword -- Defining the dreamtime / Geoffrey Bardon -- The dreaming: where existence and essence converge / Vivien Johnson -- Origin of the painting movement / Geoffrey Bardon -- Color plates -- Catalogue
Control code
000010797115
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm.
Extent
84 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)36886252
Label
Australian aboriginal art from the collection of Donald Kahn, [Authors Geoffrey Bardon and Vivien Johnson]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes catalogue of an exhibition held at the Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, in 1991
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments / Donald Kahn -- Foreword -- Defining the dreamtime / Geoffrey Bardon -- The dreaming: where existence and essence converge / Vivien Johnson -- Origin of the painting movement / Geoffrey Bardon -- Color plates -- Catalogue
Control code
000010797115
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm.
Extent
84 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)36886252

Library Locations

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