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Primitive Art

Franz Boas, Author
Format
Book
Edition
Dover ed
Published
New York : Dover Publications, 1955.
Language
English
ISBN
0486200256, 9780486200255
Contents
  • Introduction
  • The formal elements in art
  • Representative art
  • Symbolism
  • Style
  • The art of the Northwest coast of North America
  • Primitive literature, music, and dance
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    a| The book is a definitive analysis of the fundamental traits of primitive art, covering the formal element in art, representative art, symbolism, style, literature, music and the dance. Among its illustrations are examples of Indian embroidery, paleolithic paintings, woven blankets, wing and tail designs, totem poles, hats, cutlery, painted boxes, earthenware, baskets and many other primitive objects and motifs.
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