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Celebration, a world of art and ritual / [sponsored by] Office of Folklife Programs and Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art.

; Renwick Gallery
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982.
ISBN 9780874744330, 0874744334

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GT 3930 .S45 1982 (show me on map) Off-site
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
GT3930 .S45 1982 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GT3930 .S45 1982 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick Folio 1st Floor, Wing B
GT3930 .S45 1982 Available Request
Other Authors Renwick Gallery.
Subjects Festivals -- Exhibitions.
Festivals -- Expositions.
Primitieve volken.
Rites and ceremonies -- Exhibitions.
Rites and ceremonies.
Rites et cérémonies -- Expositions.
Ritual -- Exhibitions.
Rituel -- Expositions.
Smithsonian Institution.
Description 214 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes "Published on the occasion of an exhibition ... presented at the Renwick Gallery, March 17, 1982-June 26, 1983"--Copr. page.
Contents Foreword / S. Dillon Ripley -- Objects speak -- Elements of Celebration: Masks -- Costumes -- Sound and music -- Dancing -- Feasting and drinking -- Retelling myth and history -- Games and sports -- Rites of passage: Birth and initiation -- Courtship and marriage-- Death -- Shrines and altars -- Religious celebrations -- Celebrations of increase -- Celebrations of the polity.
Genre Exhibition catalogs.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8171163
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