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Australian aboriginal art / by A. Massola
Bib ID 1000459
Format BookBook
Author
Massola, Aldo, 1910-1975
 
Description Melbourne : Trustees of the National Museum of Victoria, 1956 
16 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Published for Victorian Museum exhibition as part of the Arts Festival of the Olympic Games; General introduction to the subject; Comments on types of art in different regions; Includes carvings on shields, boomerangs etc., making of containers (Arnhem Land baskets), cave art & bark paintings.

Notes

"Published ... on the occasion of the 1956 Olympic Games Exhibition of Australian Aboriginal Art at the National Museum of Victoria ..."

Subjects Olympic Games, (16th : 1956 : Melbourne, Vic.) -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Sport - Olympic Games.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Art - Rock art.  |  Culture - Cultural festivals.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Arnhem Land (NT)
Other authors/contributors National Museum of Victoria

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