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Arts of the Oceanic peoples

Author: Maurice Leenhardt
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, ©1950.
Series: Primitive arts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chapter Australia p.25-32; Methods of artistic expression demonstrating mentality & style of the Aborigines; Methods of obtaining colour contrasts coloured ochres, birds feathers, blood, etc.; Engraving - two distinct styles - East & West Australia; Discusses meaning of designs; Coloured drawings and paintings - subjects, uniting of painting with nature, expression of mythology; (Translated from the original Arts de  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leenhardt, Maurice, 1878-1954.
Arts of the Oceanic peoples.
London : Thames & Hudson, ©1950
(OCoLC)563098353
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Leenhardt
OCLC Number: 11012883
Notes: "Translated from the French by Michael Heron"--T.p. verso.
Description: 150 p., iv leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Primitive arts.
Other Titles: Arts de l'Oceanie.
Responsibility: by Maurice Leenhardt ; photographs by Emmanuel Sougez.

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Chapter Australia p.25-32; Methods of artistic expression demonstrating mentality & style of the Aborigines; Methods of obtaining colour contrasts coloured ochres, birds feathers, blood, etc.; Engraving - two distinct styles - East & West Australia; Discusses meaning of designs; Coloured drawings and paintings - subjects, uniting of painting with nature, expression of mythology; (Translated from the original Arts de lOceanie (1947) by Michael Heron).

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