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Category: All Categories: Art History: Ethnic and Tribal Art
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Broby-Johansen, R.  
Hverdagskunst-Verdenskunst. En Oversigt over Europas Stiludvikling

Publisher: Gyldendal, København, 1946. 38-50 tusinde.
204 p., illus. incl. color; 25.5 cm. Overview of European art styles from primitive to the present, handsomely and fully illustrated with silhouettes, photos, color plates, drawings. Contents include Istidsrealisme, Stenaldersymbolik, Europas Stil Fødtes i Afrika og Asien, Ved Babylons Floder, Europa Vaagner, Den Græske Antik, Det Gamle Rom, Hellas Arv og Barbarerne, Tidlig Kristen Kunst-- og Muhammedansk, Nordisk Dyreornamentik, Romerkirkens Internationale, Riddertidens Religiøse Borgerskab, Mennesket Slipper Løs, Enevældens Kulisser, Det Galante Aarhundrede, 18-Hundredetallet, Vor Tids Stil, Ordliste Over Kunsthistoriske Fagudtryk. Bound with original paper covers in grey boards; covers browned, hinges cracking, internally clean (with dried leaves); VG. stock#45041.

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Danish National Museum  
Nationalmuseets Vejledninger. De Danske Samlinger. Oldtiden

Publisher: København 1958. 5th printing.
120 p., 48 photos; 22 cm. Guide to the oldest art objects in the Danish National Museum. In Danish. Blue paper; minor wear & discoloring; good. stock#45040.

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Disselhoff, Hans-Dietrich and Linne, Sigvald  
The Art of Ancient Americal, Civilizations of Central and South America
Publisher: Greystone Press, NY.
VG cloth hardback, gilt lettering, G DJ. Cover with spine edge wear. DJ has edge wear, a few chips, scuffs, inside edges bent. binding tight. Printed end papers and pp are Near Fine. 8vo, 270 pp with illustraions, appendices, biblio and index. 1966 Revised Edition

Appr.: | AUD 15.28 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.38 GBP 7.31 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 183.33 ZAR 157.14 

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Guiart, Jean.  
Oceanic Art. The Sepik Area of New Guinea. Text by Jean Guiart.

Publisher: New American Library / UNESCO. "First Printing December 1968".
"A Mentor-UNESCO Art Book." 24 p. of text, map, 32 color plates, folding contents pages. "This is the secret of the Sepik River. Nothing has been regulated or determined by outside influences or by the need to export its culture." 16.5 cm.; pictorial paper covers; VG. 34542.

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Harris, Clare:  
In the Image of Tibet, Tibetan Painting after 1959.

Publisher: London. Reaktion Books Ltd., 1999 (1st edition).
220pp with 91 illustrations, of which 45 are in full colour. "(This book) is a unique study of the ways in which Tibet has been imagined by Tibetan artists both in exile in India and in the Tibetan Autonomous Region (T.A.R.) of the People's Republic of China. Taking 1959, the year of the Dalai Lama's flight from Tibet, as signalling the beginning of the Tibetan diaspora, the author shows how exiled artists and their audiences negotiated Tibet's reconstruction in India." Fine cond trade paperback. 9 x 6 inches

Appr.: | AUD 14.00 CAD 13.44 EUR 9.51 GBP 6.50 JPY 1,008.00 MXN 168.00 ZAR 144.00 

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Newton, Douglas  
Primitive Art Bibliographies. No. IV, 1965. Bibliography of Sepik District Art Annotated for Illustrations, Part 1

Publisher: Museum of Primitive Art, NY, 1965.
20 p.; 28 cm. "This is a working list of material on the visual arts in the Sepik District of New Guinea... a guide to the very considerable amount of documentation already in print. It does not adhere strictly to the administrative boundaries..." Stapled in printed wraps; minor wear; VG. stock#45030.

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Proskouriakoff, Tatiana, 1909-1985  
A Study of Classic Maya Sculpture by Tatiana Proskouriakoff

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, CT: Martino Pub., c2007.
xi, 209 p., illus., maps (1 folding); 24 cm. Originally published Washington, D.C., Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1950, in series: Publication 593. Anything Maya is notoriously complex, and Ms. Proskouriakoff's dissection is so searching as to cut very fine. Basically not a chronological or calendrical investigation but a highly documented study of the history of a great art. Stock#43666x. Fine, new from publisher / no dj.

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Roth, Cecil, 1899-1970, editor. Bezalel Narkiss, 1926-2008  
Jewish Art: An Illustrated History. New, Enlarged Edition Revised by Bezalel Narkiss
Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, New York Graphic Society [1971].
332 p., illus. (345 b/w, 47 color); 28 cm. A collection of articles by 19 experts. ISBN (10): 0821203916. Very Good in good+ dust jacket, loose from age. Stock#L390.

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Saura Ramos, P.A., photog. Pérez-Seoane, M.M. Bernaldo de Quirós, F. Lasheras Corruchaga, J.A. Beltrán, A., ed.  
The Cave of Altamira. Photographs by Pedro A. Saura Ramos. With Essays...

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams [NY, c1999].
180 p., index, photos incl. color; 30.5 cm. Contents include José Antonio Lasheras Corruchaga, The Cave and its Surroundings; Federico Bernaldo de Quirós, The Cave of Altamira: Its Art, its Artists, and its Times; Matilde Múzquiz Pérez-Seoane, Techniques, Individual Artists, and Artistic Concepts in the Painting of Altamira; Pedro A. Saura Ramos, Photographing Altamira; Lasheras Corruchaga, Conservation Problems in the Paintings of Altamira. Bibliography, pp. 176-177. Color pictorial paper covers; minor wear; VG. stock#954 oversize.

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Weyde, Gisela.  
'Probleme des griechischen geometrischen Stils.'

Publisher: Wien, Benno Filser, 1926.
in Jahreshefte des Österreichischen Archäologischen Institutes in Wien, Band XXIII, Erstes Heft. Wien, Benno Filser, 1926. pp. 16-46; illus.; paper wraps; spine split.

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Willis, james  
Sculpture of the Batak: May 15-June 30, 1979

Publisher: San Francisco: James Willis Gallery, 1979.
Paperback. Very Good. White stapled spine. 8 1/2 by 8 1/2 inches. 24 pages.

Appr.: | AUD 27.78 CAD 26.67 EUR 18.87 GBP 13.29 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 333.33 ZAR 285.71 

Purchase direct from: Tennessee Valley Books. Item number: 010961.
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Wyatt, Gary.  
Spirit Faces: Contemporary Native American Masks from the Northwest.

Publisher: San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1995..
ISBN: 9780811808255 1st U.S. edition, 1st printing. 135 pp. Fine condition (corners crisp, no creases, no markings; price is clipped from top corner of front flap). A clean, fresh copy. Paperback

Appr.: | AUD 22.92 CAD 22.00 EUR 15.57 GBP 10.96 JPY 1,650.00 MXN 275.00 ZAR 235.71 

Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 7236.
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