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Art in Oceania : a new history

Author: Peter William Brunt
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The arts of Oceania are astonishing: great statues, daunting tattoos, dynamic carving, woven and painted fabrics, intricately carved weapons, and a variety of ornaments, ritual objects, and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter William Brunt
ISBN: 9780300190281 030019028X 9780500239018 0500239010
OCLC Number: 833915947
Description: 536 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Art in early Oceania. Aesthetic traces : the settlement of Western Oceania / Lissant Bolton ; After Lapita : voyaging and monumental architecture c. 900 BC-c. AD 1700 / Deidre Brown and Peter Brunt --
New Guinea 1700-1940. Art, trade and exchange : New Guinea 1700-1900 / Nicholas Thomas, Susanne Küchler and Lissant Bolton ; Art, war and pacification : New Guinea 1840-1940 / Nicholas Thomas and Susanne Küchler ; Cosmologies and collections : New Guinea 1840-1940 / Nicholas Thomas --
Island Melanesia 1700-1940. Place, warfare and trade 1700-1840 / Lissant Bolton ; Incursions : loss, continuity and adaptation 1840-1900 / Lissant Bolton ; Transformations 1890-1940 / Lissant Bolton --
Eastern and northern Oceania 1700-1940. Political transformations : art and power 1700-1800 / Deidre Brown ; European incursions 1765-1880 / Nicholas Thomas ; Colonial styles : architecture and indigenous modernity / Deidre Brown --
Art, war and the end of empire 1940-89. War and visual culture 1939-45 / Sean Mallon ; Decolonization, independence and cultural revival 1945-89 / Peter Brunt ; Tourist art and its markets 1945-89 / Sean Mallon --
Art in Oceania now 1989-2012. Contemporary Pacific art and its globalization / Peter Brunt ; Urban art and popular culture / Sean Mallon ; Continuity and change in customary arts / Damian Skinner and Lissant Bolton.
Responsibility: Peter Brunt [and six others] ; edited by Peter Brunt and Nicholas Thomas ; assisted by Stella Ramage.

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