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Native arts of North America, Africa, and the South Pacific

an introduction

by George A. Corbin

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Primitive

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge A. Corbin.
    SeriesIcon editions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5311 .C67 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 313 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2408316M
    ISBN 100064309517, 0064301745
    LC Control Number87045606

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    In this article, we focus on the best known types of primitive native art from Africa, Oceania, Indonesia, Australia, North America and Alaska. Sadly, the vast majority of these tribal artefacts have perished, or have been bartered away with European explorers, thus surviving examples are confined mainly to stoneworks (sculpture, temples), some. Native American art, the visual art of the aboriginal inhabitants of the Americas, often called American Indians. For a further discussion of the visual art of the Americas produced in the period after European contact, see Latin American art. The very .

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Book Description. This introduction to the art of tribal peoples of North America, Africa, and the South Pacific does not briefly cover the hundreds of artistic traditions in these three vast areas but rather studies in depth thirty-six art styles within all three areas using the methods of art history, including stylistic analysis and iconographic interpretation.

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The indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian peoples of North, Central and South America and their descendants. Although some indigenous peoples of the Americas were traditionally hunter-gatherers—and many, especially in the Amazon basin, still are—many groups practiced aquaculture and impact of their agricultural endowment to the world Brazil:The Museum's collection of art of the peoples of sub-Saharan Africa, the Pacific Islands, and North, Central, and South America comprises more than eleven thousand works of art of varied materials and types, representing diverse cultural traditions from as.

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