Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 January 1997

304 Pages | 55 b/w plates, 18 line drawings, 10 tables, 2 maps

ISBN: 9780198233541

Bookseller Code (06)

Seeing the Inside

Bark Painting in Western Arnhem Land

Luke Taylor

A Clarendon Press Publication

Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology - Cultural Forms

This work is the first detailed study of one of the world's great visual art traditions the bark painting of Aboriginal artists in western Arnhem Land, Australia. Luke Taylor explains how their unique tradition has developed, and examines the cultural meaning of this art and its role in the society which produces it.


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