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Art of northwest New Guinea

from Geelvink Bay, Humboldt Bay, and Lake Sentani
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Rizzoli , New York
Art -- Indonesia -- Papua., Popular culture -- Indonesia -- P

Places

Indonesia, P

Other titlesArt of north west New Guinea.
Statement[edited] by Suzanne Greub.
ContributionsGreub, Suzanne.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN7326.6.I7 A78 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1875105M
ISBN 100847812952
LC Control Number90035048

Drawn mostly from Dutch collections, this excellent book features art from Geelvink Bay, Humboldt Bay and Lake Sentani in the north-east of the island of New Guinea, in the country known as West Papua or Irian Jaya. The art objects depicted are of an exceptionally high standard.5/5(2).

So begins this extraordinary volume, which presents a dramatic overview of the art of Northwest New Guinea, or present-day Irian Jaya. Some outstanding objects of ritual and daily use are illustrated to demonstrate the aesthetic sensibilities of the nonliterate peoples of this : Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one.

Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. ART OF NORTHWEST NEW GUINEA: FROM GEELVINK BAY, HUMBOLDT BAY, AND LAKE SENTANI - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. Although New Guinea was discovered by Europeans in the early 16th century, the Sepik River basin was not visited until the late 19th century.

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Suzanne Greup is the author of Art of Northwest New Guinea ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ). Art of northwest New Guinea: from Geelvink Bay, Humboldt Bay, and Lake Sentani / [edited] by Suzanne Greub. About this Item: George Braziller, New York, Hardcover.

Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. pages. /4 by /4 inches. '[P]resents a full range of Asmat woodcarving art, but emphasized the rare early shields and figure sculptures in the collection of the Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, the National Museum of Ethnology in Leiden' -- from the.

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Contains 12 essays by ethnologists and art historians on painted bark cloth, canoe ornaments, pottery, woodcarvings, and other decorative objects. Book KORWAR – Northwest New Guinea ritual art according to missionary sources Protestant missionaries have provided the earliest and most detailed sources regarding the ritual art of the Papuan peoples of the Geelvink Bay.

Protestant missionaries have provided the earliest and most detailed sources regarding the ritual art of the Papuan peoples of the Geelvink Bay. Raymond Corbey brings these sources to bear on circa ritual objects and their itineraries in the book KORWAR - Northwest New Guinea ritual art according to missionary sources.

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While converting these missionaries collected, but they were also involved in de destruction of countless items. 'Korwar. Northwest New Guinea Ritual Art according to missionary sources' chronicles these events and brings these sources to bear on circa ritual objects and their itineraries.

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So begins this extraordinary volume, which presents a dramatic overview of the art of Northwest New Guinea, or present-day Irian Jaya.

Some outstanding objects of ritual and daily use are illustrated to demonstrate the aesthetic sensibilities of the nonliterate peoples of this region.

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