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Aboriginal Art - 98 edition

Aboriginal Art (ISBN10: 0714837520; ISBN13: 9780714837529)
ISBN13: 978-0714837529
ISBN10: 0714837520

Summary: For thousands of years Australian Aborigines have been making art. A manifestation of the creative forces of the Dreamtime, art is also a means of expressing individual and group identity. But while Aboriginal art keeps the past alive and maintains its relevance to the present, it also responds to new circumstances. Aboriginal art cannot be divorced from the process of European colonization that began in earnest in 1788. In this book, Howard Morphy, one of the foremo ...show morest authorities in this field, surveys the great variety of Aboriginal art to reveal what it means to its makers and users and what it can tell us about the societies that produce it. He discusses the paintings (on rock, bark, human bodies and canvas), sculptures, weapons and utensils, from across Australia, bringing out common themes but also highlighting regional diversity. The text is illustrated with outstanding examples, many published here for the first time. The result is a book that reveals the richness and dynamism of the art of one of the world's most enduring cultures. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 98
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Phaidon Press
Published: 10/28/1998
International: No



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London, England 1998 Trade paperback Fine. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 448 p. Contains: Illustrations. Art & Ideas. Audience: General/trade. A fine copy in a pictorial wraps. 4th printing. ...show more8vo., 448 pages. ...show less
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An insightful survey of the great variety of Aboriginal art, from ancient rock paintings to powerful modern works in acrylic on canvas and which explains the social contextsin which art is made and i ...show morets religious significance. Thefirst book to use a contextual approach to show the interrelationships between such diverse art forms as body painting, dance, the decoration of weapons and utensils, and painting on bark, board and canvas. Illus., 200 color/50 B&W. 448p. ...show less
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