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Exhibition of Australian Aboriginal cave paintings, Exhibition Hall, Australia House, Strand ... : to be opened by ... the Rt. Hon. J.A. Beasley
Bib ID 170304
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [London : Australian News and Information Bureau, 1947] 
13 p. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

A catalogue of sketches, drawings and copies featuring Aboriginal life made by members of the German Frobenius exhibition in the years 1938 and 1939. Brought to London by, amongst others, the Australian Repatriations Team. The work exhibited is predominantly the work of Agnes Schulz and Gerta Beck-Kleist and features drawings and paintings of Yawuru, Unggarrangu, Nyulnyul and Worrorra peoples amongst others.

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Caption title.

Cover title: Australian Aboriginal cave paintings, Australia House, January 1947.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-52821207

Subjects Frobenius-Institut's Kimberley Expedition, (1938-1939) -- Ethnological collections.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Social life and customs.  |  Art - Exhibitions.  |  Yawuru people (K1) (WA SE51-10)  |  Settlement and contacts - Germans.  |  Nyulnyul / Nyul Nyul people (K13) (WA SE51-02)  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Unggarrangu people (WA SE51-03)  |  Art - Catalogues.  |  Art - Rock art.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Prince Regent River (WA West Kimberley SD51-16)  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)  |  Camden Sound (WA West Kimberley SD51-15)
Other authors/contributors Australian News and Information Bureau
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