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The Resource Old masters : Australia's great bark artists, National Museum of Australia

Old masters : Australia's great bark artists, National Museum of Australia

Label
Old masters : Australia's great bark artists
Title
Old masters
Title remainder
Australia's great bark artists
Statement of responsibility
National Museum of Australia
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Old Masters: Australia's Great Bark Artists is a celebration of Aboriginal bark paintings drawn exclusively from the National Museum of Australia?s collection. This rich collection of Aboriginal bark paintings is the largest in the world, with many pieces dating back to the 1930s. Among the ?heroes? of this collection are two influential artists, Narritjin Maymurru and Billy Yirawala, whose works feature prominently in this book. Old Masters is illustrated with large-scale photographic reproductions of 122 bark paintings from the collection. Essays from key scholars of Australian Indigenous bark painting, including Howard Morphy, Wally Caruana and Luke Taylor
Dewey number
759.994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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National Museum of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bark painting
  • Artists, Aboriginal Australian
  • Painting, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Old masters : Australia's great bark artists, National Museum of Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
still image
Control code
000051868854
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781921953163
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Old masters : Australia's great bark artists, National Museum of Australia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
still image
Control code
000051868854
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781921953163
Isbn Type
(paperback) :
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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