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A stylistic analysis of Aboriginal carved and painted human figures from Arnhem Land in the Davidson Collection / Jennifer Ann Hoff.

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Author Hoff, Jennifer (author)
Title A stylistic analysis of Aboriginal carved and painted human figures from Arnhem Land in the Davidson Collection / Jennifer Ann Hoff.
Publisher &/or associated date/s 1977.
Description 3 volumes (222 leaves ; 232 leaves ; 28 pages of colour photographs) : illustrations, map.
Dissertation Thesis (M.A.) - University of Sydney. 25 November 1977.
Bibliography Bibliography: v. 2, leaves 225-232.
Contents Includes tables.
Conditions of access Volumes 1 & 3 available to Museum Staff only: open access - reading, closed access - copying of photographs or works of art --Volume 2: Closed - permission required to read, copy & quote --vols 1 to 3: Not available for Inter-Library loan.
Summary Measurement and analysis of carved human figures to determine their stylistic relationship to each other and to other examples of Aboriginal sculpture; information on geographical differences, ritual status and clan affiliations of the artists sculpture as ritual activity and individual expression, materials and tool use and the extent of alien influence.
Subjects Australian Institute of Anatomy
Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Art
Art - Sculpture
Art - Production - Materials / techniques
Art - Art motifs - Human figure
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land
Arnhem Land, Northern Territory
Call number THESIS HOFF 1977 (3 vols)
Catalogue Information 100079478 Beginning of record . Catalogue Information 100079478 Top of page .
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Barcode Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Status Due Date
A00920548 THESIS HOFF 1977 v.3
Theses collection Vol. 3 - photographs . Not for Loan .  
A00920581 THESIS HOFF 1977 v.2
Theses collection Vol. 2 (closed access) . Not for Loan .  
A00920592 THESIS HOFF 1977 v.1
Theses collection Vol. 1 . Not for Loan .  
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