The Resource Stone age legends in modern design, by Herschell Hurst

Stone age legends in modern design, by Herschell Hurst

Label
Stone age legends in modern design
Title
Stone age legends in modern design
Statement of responsibility
by Herschell Hurst
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discussion of Aboriginal Enterprises soft-furnishings fabric designs and briefly other items made by the company, such as boomerangs, greeting cards, coffee tables and pottery; includes the 'Churinga' legend which was the basis for one of Aboriginal man Bill Onus' fabric designs; Byram Mansell a designer who uses Aborginal motifs in his designs; Nan MacKenzie shown in her art studio painting Aboriginal motifs onto fabric
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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Hurst, Herschell
Credits note
Designers: Bill Onus; Lin Onus; Wynn Onus; Byram Mansell; Nan Mackenzie; Gordon Dunstan; Irene Dunstan
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Stewart, Gerald
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  • Onus, Bill
  • Onus, Lin
  • Onus, Wynn
  • Mansell, Byram
  • Mackenzie, Nan
  • Dunstan, Gordon
  • Dunstan, Irene
  • Aboriginal Enterprises Pty Ltd
  • Annan Fabrics
  • Artists, Aboriginal Australian
  • Art
  • Textile designers
Label
Stone age legends in modern design, by Herschell Hurst
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
He tells the tales of his own people / Herschell Hurst -- He paints with feathers / Gerald Stewart -- Monty liked the fabric / author unknown
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
pages 25-29
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
Stone age legends in modern design, by Herschell Hurst
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
He tells the tales of his own people / Herschell Hurst -- He paints with feathers / Gerald Stewart -- Monty liked the fabric / author unknown
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
pages 25-29
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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