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The Resource Ngarra : the texta drawings, Ngarra ; Nick Tapper, editor ; Henry F. Skerritt, Kevin Shaw, contributors ; Allison Colpoys, designer

Ngarra : the texta drawings, Ngarra ; Nick Tapper, editor ; Henry F. Skerritt, Kevin Shaw, contributors ; Allison Colpoys, designer

Label
Ngarra : the texta drawings
Title
Ngarra
Title remainder
the texta drawings
Statement of responsibility
Ngarra ; Nick Tapper, editor ; Henry F. Skerritt, Kevin Shaw, contributors ; Allison Colpoys, designer
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Designer
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ngarra spent most of his life as a bushman and stockman, becoming a senior figure of both lore and law. Late in life, he decided to become a 'big artist' because there were stories he wanted to tell, things he knew. Ngarra began working in paint, but became exasperated by the impact of the wet season on his materials. Then, he discovered just how vibrant textas - the Australian term for felt tipped pens - could be
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1920-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ngarra
Dewey number
759.994
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tapper, Nick
  • Skerritt, Henry F.
  • Shaw, Kevin
  • Colpoys, Allison
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ngarra
  • Artists, Aboriginal Australian
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Drawing, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Ngarra : the texta drawings, Ngarra ; Nick Tapper, editor ; Henry F. Skerritt, Kevin Shaw, contributors ; Allison Colpoys, designer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000055470436
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Isbn
9780980400946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)922924015
Label
Ngarra : the texta drawings, Ngarra ; Nick Tapper, editor ; Henry F. Skerritt, Kevin Shaw, contributors ; Allison Colpoys, designer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000055470436
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Isbn
9780980400946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)922924015

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