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The Resource Pacific art : persistence, change, and meaning, edited by Anita Herle ... [et al.]

Pacific art : persistence, change, and meaning, edited by Anita Herle ... [et al.]

Label
Pacific art : persistence, change, and meaning
Title
Pacific art
Title remainder
persistence, change, and meaning
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anita Herle ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains five chapters, by Anita Herle, Eric Venbrux, Eric Kjellgren, J.V.S. Megaw and Philippe Peltier, annotated separately, on 'Torres Strait Islanders: an Exhibition to Mark the Centenary of the 1898 Cambridge Anthropological Expedition to the Torres Strait' and continuing relationships between the Torres Strait and Cambridge; bark baskets in the Tiwi islands; art in the East Kimberley, appreciation, appropriation and imagery in Indigenous art ; differences between Aboriginal and Western painting owing to different culture and history
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
700.99
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herle, Anita
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Art, Pacific Island
  • Indigenous art
  • Art, Maori
  • Art, Polynesian
  • Art, Melanesian
Label
Pacific art : persistence, change, and meaning, edited by Anita Herle ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 420-455
Contents
Objects, agency and museums : the continuing dialogues between the Torres Strait and Cambridge -- The craft of the Spider woman : a history of bark baskets in the Tiwi islands -- Painting for corroboree, painting for kartiya: contemporary Aboriginal art in the East Kimberley, Western Australia / Eric Kjellgren -- Transformations : appreciation, appropriation and imagery in Indigenous Australian art / J.V.S. Megaw
Control code
000023198983
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 455 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781863332149
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, ports.
Label
Pacific art : persistence, change, and meaning, edited by Anita Herle ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 420-455
Contents
Objects, agency and museums : the continuing dialogues between the Torres Strait and Cambridge -- The craft of the Spider woman : a history of bark baskets in the Tiwi islands -- Painting for corroboree, painting for kartiya: contemporary Aboriginal art in the East Kimberley, Western Australia / Eric Kjellgren -- Transformations : appreciation, appropriation and imagery in Indigenous Australian art / J.V.S. Megaw
Control code
000023198983
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 455 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781863332149
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, ports.

Library Locations

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