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Aboriginal Australian art : a visual perspective / Ronald M. Berndt & Catherine H. Berndt with John E. Stanton. (1982)

Authors: Berndt, Ronald Murray, 1916-1990., Berndt, Catherine H. (Catherine Helen), 1918-1994., Stanton, J. E. (John Edward), 1950-
Publisher:Sydney : Methuen Australia,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 122 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 99 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Berndt, Ronald Murray, 1916-1990.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 176 p. : col. ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Summary:
  • Comprehensive overview of Aboriginal art covering many genres and media of artistic expression, both traditional and contemporary; art set in its socio-cultural and religious context with discussions of style and meaning, social pressures and innovation; examines recent changes, the trend away from traditional forms, the adoption of European media and the renaissance of Aboriginal art.
Contents:
  • Includes index.
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Notes:
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography: p. 169-172.
  • Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other Form:
  • Online version Berndt, Ronald M. (Ronald Murray), 1916-1990. Aboriginal Australian art. Sydney : Methuen Australia, 1982, c1981
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0454002769 :
Dewey Number:
  • 709/​.01/​1
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 2046680
  • 2046680
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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