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Primitive Art

Douglas Fraser, Author
Format
Book
Published
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1962.
Language
English
Series Statement
The Arts of man series
Arts of man series
Contents
  • Intorduction
  • Africa
  • Asia-Oceania
  • America
  • Suggested Readings
  • Index
  • Photographic Credits
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    a| Fraser, Douglas, d| 1929-1982.
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    a| Garden City, N.Y. : b| Doubleday, c| 1962.
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    a| 320 pages : b| illustrations (some color), maps ; c| 22 cm.
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    a| The Arts of man series
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    a| "Chanticleer Press edition."
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    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-316) and index.
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    a| Preface -- Introduction -- Earlier attitudes -- Scope of primitive art -- Character of primitive art -- The effect of environment -- The influence of tools and technique -- Social forces -- The primitive artist -- The question of realism -- Native versus Western judgment -- Patronage -- The imporance of historical relations -- Psychological factors -- I. Africa -- The people -- The art -- Bushman -- The Negro -- Western Congo -- Lower Congo -- Bushongo -- Eastern Congo -- Gabon -- Southern Nigeria -- The Sudan -- Guinea Coast -- Nigeria -- Benin -- Ife -- Cameroons -- II. Asia-Oceania -- The people -- The art -- Australia -- Old Papuan -- Megalithic -- Aquatic -- Sino-Austronesian -- Dongson -- Late Chou -- Indo-Austronesian -- Southern Indonesia -- Melanesia -- New Guinea -- Southeast Asia -- Eastern Indonesia -- Micronesia -- Polynesia -- Jomon -- Madagascar -- III. America -- The high culture problem -- Mexico -- Peru -- Yucatan -- Central America -- South America -- Caribbean -- The Southwest -- The Southeast -- The Northeast -- The Plains -- Northwest Coast -- Eskimo.
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    a| "The most comprehensive and authoritative guide to the primitive art of Africa, the islands of the South Pacific, Australia, Southeast Asia and the Americas - superbly illustrated in colour and black-and-white, and including many objects never before reproduced."--Back cover.
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