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Designs of the South Pacific

Designs of the South Pacific
  • Author: Caren Caraway
  • Publisher: International Design Library
  • ISBN: UCSD:31822002685824
  • Page: 48
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These are eminently adaptable for wall-hangings, floor coverings, dress fabrics, ceramics and other similar crafts.

The rich mythology of Fiji, Rotuma, Samoa and the New Hebrides, Cook, Solomon and other islands of the South Pacific has yielded unique geometric and nature-deprived designs for tapa-cloth, pottery and other richly adorned articles. These are eminently adaptable for wall-hangings, floor coverings, dress fabrics, ceramics and other similar crafts.


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Designs of the South Pacific
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Caren Caraway
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: International Design Library

The rich mythology of Fiji, Rotuma, Samoa and the New Hebrides, Cook, Solomon and other islands of the South Pacific has yielded unique geometric and nature-deprived designs for tapa-cloth, pottery and other richly adorned articles. These are eminently adaptable for wall-hangings, floor coverings, dress fabrics, ceramics and other similar crafts.
Polynesian and South Pacific Designs
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Gregory Mirow
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-03 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Rich selection of 245 black-and-white designs, rendered from authentic folk art of the South Pacific, includes images adapted from masks, pottery, carvings, temple art, and other artifacts.
Native Arts Of North America, Africa, And The South Pacific
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: George A. Corbin
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This introduction to the art of tribal peoples of North America, Africa, and the South Pacific does not briefly cover the hundreds of artistic traditions in these three vast areas but rather studies in depth thirty-six art styles within all three areas using the methods of art history, including stylistic
Made in the South Pacific
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Christine Price
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: Dutton Childrens Books

Describes the arts of the people of the Pacific islands both in the past and today.
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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Christine Price
Categories: Oceania
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