The Resource The big idyll, Bruce James

The big idyll, Bruce James

Label
The big idyll
Title
The big idyll
Statement of responsibility
Bruce James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the work of landscape artist John Glover; works featuring the Aborigines of Van Diemen's Land; the characterisation of Aborigines in colonial art and literature; Glovers interest in Indigenous content in the landscape; Art Gallery of NSW Australian focus exhibition examining Glover's Natives on the Ouse River, Van Diemen's Land, 1938; Glover's wish to show Aborigines in the state of pre-settlement purity, in harmony with their ancestral environment, which they had lost forever; Julie Gough's work 'Driving Black Home'; her request for the withholding of Benjamin Law's hyper-realistic busts of Woureddy and Trucaninny from the Collection Focus Exhibition
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The big idyll, Bruce James
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
p. 12-13
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The big idyll, Bruce James
Publication
Extent
p. 12-13
Other physical details
col. ill.

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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