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Authority and ornament : art of the Sepik River, Papua, New Guinea

Authority and ornament : art of the Sepik River, Papua, New Guinea

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Published by Tribal Art Centre ; Edition Greub in Basel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Papua New Guinea

  • Edition Notes

    Catalog of an exhibition : Tribal Art Centre, Basel, Jan.31-Jun.28, 1985 ; California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, Jun.15-Nov.27, 1988 ; and elsewhere.

    Statementedited by Suzanne Greub ; text by Suzanne Greub ... [et al.]
    ContributionsGreub, Suzanne., Tribal Art Centre (Basel, Switzerland), California Academy of Sciences.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination217 p. :
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23238841M

    Bailer Shell Ornament - Nagum Boiken, Prince-aleander-mountains, East Se. Book: Art Of West Sepik, New Guinea, M. Hamson Ancient Stone Carved West Sepik Drum, Papua New Guinea. Elegant West Sepik Food Pounder, Papua New Guinea. Dog's Teeth Headband, Coastal Sepik. DISCOVER PORT MORESBY, THE SOUTH PACIFIC CITY OF CONTRASTS. Embrace the best of both worlds in Port Moresby, where sandy islands and untouched national parks meet a thriving metropolis of small cafes and bars, a diverse food scene and a unique blend of fine art and artefacts. Village and urban life exist in unison here, on Papua New Guinea’s south coast. Spend a day in the sun at nearby.

      Sepik Culture and Traditions. The Sepik region of eastern Papua New Guinea is one of the most culturally diverse on the island, with over different tribal groups living in the vicinity of the Sepik River. Each has its own distinct art, crafts, and cultural beliefs. The practice of headhunting was once widespread in the Sepik area. Oct 1, - Explore jacknaiman's board "Oceanic" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Tribal art, Ocean art, Papua pins.

    On Iatmul family houses, "the gable masks of the dwellings embodied female, clan-specific spirit beings, who were supposed to protect the inhabitants of the house from disaster."(Kocher Schmid in Greub, Authority and Ornament: Art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, Basel, , p. ). Similar examples are found in the Clausmeyer collection. Identification. Papua is probably derived from the Malay word papuwah ("fuzzy hair"). In , a Spanish explorer called the island Nueva , the western half of New Guinea was officially recognized as Dutch New Guinea, the northeastern section became German New Guinea, and the southeastern quarter became British New Guinea.


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Authority and Ornament: Art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea 4/5(1). Authority and Ornament: Art of Authority and ornament : art of the Sepik River Sepik River, Papua New Guinea Suzanne Greub, Tribal Art Centre (Basel, Switzerland) Tribal Art Centre, - Art - pages.

Get this from a library. Art of the Sepik River: Papua New Guinea: authority and ornament. [Suzanne Greub; Tribal Art Centre.;]. Published in conjunction with the exhibition Authority and ornament: art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea.

Bibliography: p. Subjects: Art -- Papua New Guinea -- Sepik River Region. Other authors/contributors: Greub, Suzanne: Also Titled: Art of the Sepik River.

Art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea. Published by Editions Greub, Basel The Tribal Art Centre Basel is pleased to present the acompanying catalogue for our exhibition ‘Art of the Sepik River‘. “The exhibition Authority and Ornament: Art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guinea is one of the most impressive individual achievements to have appeared on the Swiss exhibition scene.

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