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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.

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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.

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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

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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.
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