National Library of Australia

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Die Kunst des alten Australien / Andreas und Katharina Lommel
Bib ID 678810
Format BookBook
Author
Lommel, Andreas
 
Description Munchen : Prestel-Verlag, c1989 
157 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 379130898X
Summary

Catalogue of exhibition of pictures of Aboriginal rock art, bark paintings and decorative arts from expeditions by Andreas and Katharina Lommel, 1938 and 1955, notes on rock art styles, Wandjina, bark paintings, Kurangara cult, ritual objects and pearl ornaments.

Notes

Based on material gathered during an expedition of the Frobenius-Institut, Frankfurt, in 1938, and during an expedition sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, in 1955.

"Die Australienkarte S. 8 zeichnete Alfred Beron"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-157).

Subjects Art, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects.  |  Art - Subjects - Wandjina.  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Kurangara (WA East Kimberley SD52-14)  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)
Other authors/contributors Lommel, Katharina

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    Nq 760.0899915 L845 Main Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.