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Trepang : China and the story of Macassan- Aboriginal trade = Hai shen : Hua ren, Wangjiaxi ren, Aozhou tu zhu ren de gu shi / Marcia Langton; editors, Alejandra Duschatzky, Stephanie Holt
Trepang : China and the story of Macassan- Aboriginal trade = 海参 - :华人,望加锡人,澳洲土著人的故事 / Marcia Langton; editors, Alejandra Duschatzky, Stephanie Holt
Bib ID 4804974
Format BookBook
Author
Langton, Marcia, 1951-
 
Description [Melbourne] : Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation - University of Melbourne, 2011 
144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 9780646532165
Summary

This exhibition was founded on the historical, artistic and social evidence of Aboriginal and Asian contact around trade in trepang - or sea cucumber - from the early 18th to the early 20th century. Includes: documents, artefacts, paintings, maps, and images.

Notes

"Contributing essay by Dr Aaron Corn and Emeritus Professor Allan Marett with Djangirrawuy Garawirrtja; artist - John Bulunbulun; artist and project coordinator - Zhou Xiaoping; curator and exhibition coordinator - Sarah Morris; photographer - Mark Ashkanasy; photographer - George Chaloupka."

English and Chinese.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Commerce -- China -- History  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Commerce -- Indonesia -- History.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Economic aspects.  |  Chinese -- Commerce -- Australia -- History.  |  Art, Chinese -- Economic aspects.  |  Makasar (Indonesian people) -- Commerce -- Australia -- History.  |  Cultural property -- Australia.  |  Animals - Invertebrates - Crustacea and molluscs - Beche-de-mer / Trepang.  |  Settlement and contacts - Chinese.  |  Art - Exhibitions.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Art - Painting.
Other authors/contributors Corn, Aaron David Samuel  |  Garawirrtja, Djangirrawuy  |  Duschatsky, Alejandra  |  Holt, Stephanie  |  Marett, Allan  |  University of Melbourne. Centre for Cultural Material Conservation

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