The Resource Rock paintings in their environmental setting : documentation in Central and Northern Australia, Bernard Lüthi

Rock paintings in their environmental setting : documentation in Central and Northern Australia, Bernard Lüthi

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Rock paintings in their environmental setting : documentation in Central and Northern Australia
Title
Rock paintings in their environmental setting
Title remainder
documentation in Central and Northern Australia
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Lüthi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Lüthi, Bernhard
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  • Kaufmann, Christian
  • Haas, Susanne
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Rock paintings
Label
Rock paintings in their environmental setting : documentation in Central and Northern Australia, Bernard Lüthi
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Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 73-74
Contents
Gawirrin Gumana -- Stewart Harris, this our land -- Proposal -- Biography of a project -- Possible locales for documentation -- Art as communication in preliterate cultures -- Significance of art among Aborigines -- Significance of nature -- Rock paintings in its relationship to the surroundings -- Cult symbols as applied in the landscape -- Summary of part one -- The subject matter of rock paintings aesthetically considered -- Parallels outside Australia -- Differences between Australian and other rock paintings -- Effects of isolation and environment on cultural evolution -- Concept of tradition and further evolution -- Recognition of ethical parity among cultures -- Relationship between non-European and European/American art -- Rock art and museums -- Problems of conservation and documentation -- Possible forms of presentation -- Planning, execution and interpretation -- Financing
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
  • Rev. /
  • revised by Susanne Haas and Christian Kaufmann.
Extent
vi, 77 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation. Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
ATSIC library
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Stock number
MAR09/072
Label
Rock paintings in their environmental setting : documentation in Central and Northern Australia, Bernard Lüthi
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 73-74
Contents
Gawirrin Gumana -- Stewart Harris, this our land -- Proposal -- Biography of a project -- Possible locales for documentation -- Art as communication in preliterate cultures -- Significance of art among Aborigines -- Significance of nature -- Rock paintings in its relationship to the surroundings -- Cult symbols as applied in the landscape -- Summary of part one -- The subject matter of rock paintings aesthetically considered -- Parallels outside Australia -- Differences between Australian and other rock paintings -- Effects of isolation and environment on cultural evolution -- Concept of tradition and further evolution -- Recognition of ethical parity among cultures -- Relationship between non-European and European/American art -- Rock art and museums -- Problems of conservation and documentation -- Possible forms of presentation -- Planning, execution and interpretation -- Financing
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
  • Rev. /
  • revised by Susanne Haas and Christian Kaufmann.
Extent
vi, 77 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying & quotation. Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
ATSIC library
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
Stock number
MAR09/072

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