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A Myriad of dreaming : twentieth century Aboriginal art / presented by Lauraine Diggins Fine Art Pty Ltd. (1989)

Authors: Allen, G. G., Malakoff Fine Art Press
Publisher:Melbourne : Malakoff Fine Art Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 49 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 49 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Twentieth century Australian art.
Author:
  • Edwards, Robert.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 139 p. : col. ill., maps ; 30 cm.
  • 139 p. : col. ill., maps ; 31 cm.
Summary:
  • Overview of Aboriginal art; bark paintings; rock art; batik; acrylic paintings; urban art; Western Desert art; Balgo; Hermannsburg; Pitjantjatjara; Utopia, Arnhem Land, Papunya, Kakadu, Rembarrnga art, spirit figures; artists; women artists; includes table of skin /​ subsection terms for the Western and Central Deserts (p.12)
Contents:
  • The rich cultural traditions of Kakadu
  • Notes to catalogue
  • Bark paintings in Arnhem Land
  • The sand began to speak
  • Western desert art, 1971-1989: an overview
  • Balgo art
  • Rover Thomas and Warmun art
  • Albert Namatjira and the Hermannsburg painters
  • The beginnings and development of Pitjantjatjara art at Ernabella
  • Utopia
  • Drawing on black reality
  • List of artists: Clem Abbott; Nyukana Baker; England Bangala; Barbara; Barriyelanga; Gordon Bennett; Boyun; Angkaliya Brumby; Liwukang Bukurlatjpi; Robert Campbell Jnr.; Karen Casey; Roy Jupurrula Curtis; Dhaginyinawuy; Fred Didjbarka Naroldol Dirdi; Djanbardi; Djawida; Djorlom; Galareya; Les Griggs; Gubargu; Joe Long Jangala; Banto Banto Japanangka; Ellen José; Sambo Rockman Jupurrula; Curly Barrd Kadubu; Crusoe Kuningbal; Yipati Kuyata; Mandarrk; Mandjuwi; Mangawila; Peter Maralwanga; Wakuthi Marawili; Molly Napurrula Martin; Valerie Napaljarri Martin; Nanyin Maymuru; Narritjin Maymuru; George Milpurrurru; Makinti Minutjukur; Mitinari; Mondjinju; Ginger Riley Munduwalawala; Kutungu Munti; Beryl Gibson Nakamarra; Florrie Wilson Nakamarra; Jane Gordon Nakamarra; Albert Namatjira; Maurice Namatjira; Oscar Namatjira; Louisa (Pupiya) Lawson Napaljarri; Rhoda Napaljarri; Nancy Naninurra Napanangka; Denise Robertson Napangardi; Ningie Napangarti; Nyamme Napangarti; Peggie and Maggie Napurrula; Rosie Tasman Napurrula; Frank Bronson Jakamarra Nelson; Michael Tjakamarra Nelson; Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmira; Trevor Nickolls; Njiminjuma; Biddy Long Nungarrayi; Eva Nungarrayi Oldfield; Lin ONus; Edwin Pareroultja; Annie Petyarre; Jessie Petyarre; Susie Petyarre; Lucy Pwerle; Herbert Raberaba; Athanasius Renkaraka; Darby Jampijinpa Ross; Therese Ryder; Bessie Nakamarra Sims; Paddy Japaljarri Stewart; Rover Thomas; Anatjari III Tjakamarra; John Tjakamarra; Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra; Mick Gill Tjakamarra; Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa; Kaapa Mpitjana Tjampitjinpa; Maxie Tjampitjinpa; George Tjangala; Uta Uta Tjangala; Charlie Egalie Tjapaltjarri; Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri; Mick Namerari Tjapaltjarri; Tim Leurah Tjapaltjarri; Don Ellis Tjapanangka; Limpi Puntungka Tjapangati; Robert Nanalla Tjapangati; Timmy Pyungku Tjapangati; Charlie Tjaruru Tjungurrayi; Shorty Lungkata Tjungurrayi; Johnny Warrangula Tjupurrula; Paddy Fordham Wainbarranga; Wirrpada; Yuwati.
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Notes:
  • Available from Malakoff Fine Art Press, 5 Malakoff St, North Caulfield, Melbourne Vic 3161.
  • Book to accompany exhibition.
  • Also published separately in a hard bound limited edition of 100 numbered copies which include limited edition numbered prints.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 9780959274363
  • 0959274367 (pbk.)
  • 0959274367 (hbk.)
Dewey Number:
  • 759.9940749451
  • 759.9940749411
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 46134619
  • 46134619
  • 6540477
  • 6540477
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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