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The Cambridge companion to Australian art, edited by Jaynie Anderson

Label
The Cambridge companion to Australian art
Title
The Cambridge companion to Australian art
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jaynie Anderson
Title variation
Australian art
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From rock art to Australian modernism, from bark paintings to the Heidelberg School, this book provides a wide-ranging overview of the movements, themes and media found in Australian art. This companion features essays that explore the influence of different cultures on Australian art, by leading scholars and professionals working in the field
Member of
Cataloging source
QPPL
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Anderson, Jaynie
Dewey number
709.94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Tertiary/Undergraduate
  • General
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Anderson, Jaynie
Series statement
Cambridge companions to the history of art
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  • Art, Australian
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Art
Label
The Cambridge companion to Australian art, edited by Jaynie Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cross-cultural encounters: introduction / Jaynie Anderson -- Special places and images on rock: 50,000 years of Indigenous engagement with Australian landscape / Paul Taçon -- The art of contact: encountering an Aboriginal aesthetic from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries / Philip Jones -- Expressions of social identity by settlers and indigenes in the first 80 years of British colonisation / Mary Eagle -- Imperial perspectives on art in nineteenth-century Australia / Alison Inglis -- National life and landscape: the Heidelberg School as mythmaker 1880-1905 / Ann Galbally -- Australian artists within a wider world 1900-1930 / Anne Gray -- Print - Matters / Roger Butler -- Foreign natives: Australian modernism 1915-1955 / Anthony White -- Art of Central Australia: refigured ground / John Carty and Alison French -- Transformations of bark painting since the nineteenth century / Luke Taylor -- Coming to terms with Aboriginal art in the 1960s / Howard Morphy -- The story of the sixties...a pile up on the freeway of advanced art / Andrew McNamara and Ann Stephen -- The gift that gave time: myth and history in the Western Desert painting movement / Ian McLean -- Photography and Australia / Isobel Crombie -- Picturing self-determination: the use of photography by Indigenous Australian artists / Jonathan Jones -- "Asian art" and Australia / John Clark -- Post-provincial, still peripheral: Australian art on the global stage, 1980-2009 / Anthony Gardner -- Transnational virtuality: new media art, contemporary concerns / Terry Smith -- The cross-cultural art museum in Australia / Gerard Vaughan -- Buying and selling Australian art: a brief historical survey / Wally Caruana and Jane Clark
Control code
000047684101
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 377 p., [120] p. of plates
Isbn
9781107601581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)749446011
Label
The Cambridge companion to Australian art, edited by Jaynie Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cross-cultural encounters: introduction / Jaynie Anderson -- Special places and images on rock: 50,000 years of Indigenous engagement with Australian landscape / Paul Taçon -- The art of contact: encountering an Aboriginal aesthetic from the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries / Philip Jones -- Expressions of social identity by settlers and indigenes in the first 80 years of British colonisation / Mary Eagle -- Imperial perspectives on art in nineteenth-century Australia / Alison Inglis -- National life and landscape: the Heidelberg School as mythmaker 1880-1905 / Ann Galbally -- Australian artists within a wider world 1900-1930 / Anne Gray -- Print - Matters / Roger Butler -- Foreign natives: Australian modernism 1915-1955 / Anthony White -- Art of Central Australia: refigured ground / John Carty and Alison French -- Transformations of bark painting since the nineteenth century / Luke Taylor -- Coming to terms with Aboriginal art in the 1960s / Howard Morphy -- The story of the sixties...a pile up on the freeway of advanced art / Andrew McNamara and Ann Stephen -- The gift that gave time: myth and history in the Western Desert painting movement / Ian McLean -- Photography and Australia / Isobel Crombie -- Picturing self-determination: the use of photography by Indigenous Australian artists / Jonathan Jones -- "Asian art" and Australia / John Clark -- Post-provincial, still peripheral: Australian art on the global stage, 1980-2009 / Anthony Gardner -- Transnational virtuality: new media art, contemporary concerns / Terry Smith -- The cross-cultural art museum in Australia / Gerard Vaughan -- Buying and selling Australian art: a brief historical survey / Wally Caruana and Jane Clark
Control code
000047684101
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 377 p., [120] p. of plates
Isbn
9781107601581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)749446011

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