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Newton, Douglas 1920-

Overview
Works: 146 works in 288 publications in 4 languages and 8,361 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Publishing director
Classifications: N5310, 709.011
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Masterpieces of primitive art by Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection (Metropolitan Museum of Art) ( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Art of the Pacific Islands by P. W Gathercole ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Guinea art in the collection of the Museum of Primitive Art by Douglas Newton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Islands and ancestors : indigenous styles of Southeast Asia ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art styles of the Papuan Gulf by Douglas Newton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tribal sculpture : masterpieces from Africa, South East Asia, and the Pacific in the Barbier Mueller Museum by Collection Barbier-Müller ( Book )
9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quality and variety of the Barbier-Mueller collection of ethnic sculpture are astonishing, and only the finest pieces were selected for this all-color, oversize book. These striking pieces came from a vast number of small local cultures, of almost infinite variety, from an enormous expanse of the Old World, more specifically from Africa, Indonesia, especially the tribal areas - today known as Irian Jaya and New Guinea. Due to their ritual use, the rigors of tropical climates and the depradations of missionaries and conquerors, fine pieces have always been a rarity, as they were generally linked to the universal requirements of statehood and religion. Some remarkable pieces, however, did make up part of daily life
Oceanic art by Adrienne Lois Kaeppler ( Book )
8 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crocodile and cassowary; religious art of the upper Sepik River, New Guinea by Douglas Newton ( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African, Pacific, and pre-Columbian art in the Indiana University Art Museum by Bloomington Indiana University ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arts of the South Seas : island Southeast Asia, Melanesia, Polynesia, Micronesia ; the collections of the Musée Barbier-Mueller ( Book )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hymns as poetry : an anthology by Tom Ingram ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texts of the great hymns to be read as poetry
Seafarers of the Pacific by Douglas Newton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pacific Islands, Africa, and the Americas by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malu; openwork boards of the Tshuosh tribe by Douglas Newton ( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first book of kings by Douglas Newton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes material on Hammurabi, Akhnaton, Solomon, Asoka, Shih Huang Ti, Alexander the Great, Augustus, Constantine the Great, King Arthur, Charlemagne, Alfred the Great, William the Conqueror, Genghis Khan, Louis IX, Ferdinand V, Montezuma, Henry VIII, Louis XIV, K'ang-Hsi, Peter the Great, Frederick the Great, Kamehameha I, Napoleon Bonaparte, and George VI
L'Art océanien by Adrienne Lois Kaeppler ( Book )
7 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Africa, the Pacific Islands, and the Americas by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York ( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clowns by Douglas Newton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oceanic images by David Finn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Massim : art of the Massim area, New Guinea by Douglas Newton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Newton, Brean Leslie Douglas, 1920-
Newton, Brean Leslie Douglas, 1920-2001
Newton, Bryan Leslie Douglas, 1920-
Newton, Bryan Leslie Douglas, 1920-2001
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