Primitive art / Douglas Fraser.


Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1962.

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Subjects Art, Primitive.
Series Arts of man series.
Description 320 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 22 cm.
Copyright Date 1962.
Notes "Chanticleer Press edition."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-316) and index.
Summary "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.
Contents 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.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)883360
(OCoLC)ocm00883360
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WorldCat Identities Fraser, Douglas, 1929-1982.
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