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Aboriginal art of the Western Desert / Geoff Bardon. (1979)

Authors: Bardon, Geoffrey, 1940-2003.
Publisher:Adelaide : Rigby,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 68 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 68 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Bardon, Geoffrey, 1940-2003.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 71 p. : ill. (part col.), diagrs., ports. ; 26 cm.
Summary:
  • Contains an explanation of the nature and meaning of traditional sand painting - use of signs and symbols in aboriginal art.; Body decoration for ceremonies - Dreaming designs - Corroboree - Tjingari dreaming cycles &​ the Dreamtime. Artists include Old Walter Tjampatjimpa - Johnny Warrangula Tjaparula - Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamara - Old Tutuma Tjapangati - Old Mick Tjakamara - Bill Stockman Tjapaltjari - Johnny Lynch Tjapangati - David Corby Tjapaltjari - Charlie Tarawa Tjungarrayi - Yala Yala Gibbs Tjungarrayi - Mick Numieri Tjapaltjari - Tim Leurah Tjapaltjari - Clifford Possum Tjapaltjari - Charlie Eagle Tjapaltjari - John Tjakamara - Shorty Lungkata Tjungarrayi - Uta Uta Tjungala - Anatjari No. III Tjakamara - Kaapa Tjampatjimpa - Tim Pyungu Tjapangati.
Notes:
  • Australian Aboriginal arts. Western Australia (ANB/​PRECIS SIN 021843x)
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0727008110 :
Dewey Number:
  • 709.011/​0994/​291
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 1653060
  • 1653060
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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