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Author Bardon, Geoff, 1940-

Title Papunya : a place made after the story : the beginnings of the Western Desert painting movement / Geoffrey Bardon and James Bardon
Published Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Publishing, 2007


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Description xxiii, 527 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, portraits ; 30 cm
Summary Gives a first-hand account of the artists and the works emanating from Papunya. Geoffrey Bardon's exquisitely recorded notes and drawings are reproduced here, showing his extensive documentation of the early stages of the painting movement
Analysis History of art
Painting (Australia)
Notes Includes index
Winner, 2005 Queensland Premier's Literary Awards
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 509-513
Audience General
Notes Geographic coverage: Australia
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Papunya Native Settlement (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Painting -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Papunya
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Desert, N.T
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
Painting, Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Western Desert
Painting, Australian -- Aboriginal artists -- Biography
Author Bardon, James.
ISBN 9780522854343 (paperback)