Signed Edition Sweepstakes
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$7.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Art- Asia and Far East

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Aboriginal Art 2ND Edition

by

Aboriginal Art 2ND Edition Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Widely sought after, Aboriginal art has now taken its place in the collections of the great museums and galleries.This is the first concise survey of the full range of the work of Australia's indigenous artists from all parts of the continent. Building on traditions that stretch back at least fifty millennia, these artists have worked in a variety of contexts, from the sacred realm of ceremony to more public spheres, and in media that include painting, sculpture, engraving, constructions, weaving, and--most recently--photography, printmaking, and textile design. The second edition includes additional illustrations and a new section covering the most recent developments in Aboriginal art.

Synopsis:

This revised edition of Caruana's comprehensive survey contains new illustrations and updated information covering developments in the field of Aboriginal art, which thrives in a variety of contexts - sacred and secular - and in wide range of media.

Synopsis:

Aboriginal artists today practice in the world's longest continuous tradition of art.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-230) and index.

About the Author

Wally Caruana is a former Senior Curator of Aboriginal Art at the National Gallery of Australia. He is now an advisor to Sotheby's on Aboriginal Art.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780500203668
Author:
Caruana, Wally
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Australia
Subject:
Criticism - Other specific cultures
Subject:
Primitive
Subject:
Art, australian (aboriginal)
Subject:
History - Prehistoric & Primitive
Subject:
Art, Aboriginal Australian
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Art, australian
Subject:
Art - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series:
World of Art
Series Volume:
197
Publication Date:
20030617
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
70 color and 140 black-and-white illustr
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
8.3 x 6 x 0.7 in 1.125 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Aboriginal Art A&i (Art & Ideas) Used Trade Paper $12.50
  2. Art in Australia from Colonization... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  3. Traveller's History of Australia (02... Used Trade Paper $8.00
  4. Captain James Cook: A Biography Used Trade Paper $6.95
  5. Cultural Atlas of Australia, New... Used Hardcover $23.00
  6. Traveller's History of New Zealand... Used Trade Paper $8.00

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Art » Art Business Guides
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Art History Surveys
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Asia and Far East
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Australia and Oceania
Arts and Entertainment » Art » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » History and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Theory and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Typography
Arts and Entertainment » Sale Books
Travel » General

Aboriginal Art 2ND Edition Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$7.95 In Stock
Product details 232 pages Thames & Hudson - English 9780500203668 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This revised edition of Caruana's comprehensive survey contains new illustrations and updated information covering developments in the field of Aboriginal art, which thrives in a variety of contexts - sacred and secular - and in wide range of media.
"Synopsis" by , Aboriginal artists today practice in the world's longest continuous tradition of art.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-230) and index.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.