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Author Stanton, John E.

Title Painting the country : contemporary Aboriginal art from the Kimberley region, Western Australia / John E. Stanton
Published Nedlands, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press, 1989
Nedlands, Western Australia : University of Western Australia Press, 1989

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Description 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 26 cm
Contents Introduction--Socio-cultural background--Art in society--Regional variation within in the Kimberley--Influences from the Western Desert--Cultural maintenance in the face of evangelization--Dreaming the Dreaming--Art as an expression of identity
Summary Images of country as depicted by men and women from the Kimberleys, to consolidate their claims to ritual ownership of these lands; paintings; artists
Notes Bibliography; 46-47
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 46-47
Issuing Body At head of title: The University of Western Australia Press
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Art.
Aboriginal Australians -- Politics and government.
Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Kimberley Region, Western Australia
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting.
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.) -- Catalogs.
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley Region
Art, Aboriginal Australian.
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Arts, Aboriginal Australian.
Mythology, Aboriginal Australian.
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Kimberley Region
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia.
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Kimberley Region, Western Australia
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Painting, Aboriginal Australian.
Painting, Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley Region -- Artists, Aboriginal Australian
Painting, Australian -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Aboriginal artists
Genre/Form Catalogs.
LC no. 90131806
ISBN 0855642890 (paperback)