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              A Host of Devils: The History and Context of the Making of Makonde Spirit Sculpture
               

              A Host of Devils: The History and Context of the Making of Makonde Spirit Sculpture (Paperback)

              By Kingdon, Zachary

              • RRP: $89.99
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              A Host of Devils provides an in-depth account of the background, origin and development of the spirit figure sculptures which emerged during colonial times among the Makonde people of Mozambique. The creation of such works is shown to connect with a regional system of knowledge a...nd practice, within which spirits function as a format for expression. The book describes the ways in which the sculpture emerged, as well as the author's experience of learning how to carve.
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              ISBN 9780415511018
              Released NZ 22 Jun 2012
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Timothy Asch and Ethnographic Film
               

              Timothy Asch and Ethnographic Film (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Lewis, E. D.

              • RRP: $271.00
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              Timothy Asch (1932-1994) was probably the greatest ethnographic filmmaker of the latter 20th century, and one of the best-known anthropologists of his generation. This title provides a biographical overview of Asch's life and a guide to his aims and ideas, methodology and major p...rojects.
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              ISBN 9780415327749
              Released NZ 30 Oct 2003
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Shadow House: Interpretations of Northwest Coast Art
               

              Shadow House: Interpretations of Northwest Coast Art (Hardback, New title)

              By Meuli, Jonathan

              • RRP: $247.00
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              This study of Northwest Coast art outlines a history of ideas associated with Northwest Coast art objects from pre-Contact time to the 21st century. It examines the ways in which the physical location and contexts in which the objects are produced has helped to determine their me...anings.
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              ISBN 9789058230836
              Released NZ 8 Nov 2001
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Norah Borges: A Smaller, More Perfect World
               

              Norah Borges: A Smaller, More Perfect World (Hardback)

              By McCarthy, Eamon

              • RRP: $230.00
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                15 Jun 20

              This book explores how the Argentine artist Norah Borges (1901-98) created a smaller, more perfect world in her works and developed her own unique style of painting.

              ISBN 9781786836304
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
              Publisher University of Wales Press
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              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Proust and the Visual
               

              Proust and the Visual (PDF ebook – 1st edition)

              Edited by Aubert, Nathalie

              This collection of essays is aiming at capturing the rich and complex category of the "visual" both in Proust's novel itself (in its philosophical and stylistic implications) and beyond it, in other visual practices (cinema, painting, dance) inspired by the novel.

              ISBN 9780708325490
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              Language en
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2013
              Publisher University of Wales Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Proust and the Visual
               

              Proust and the Visual (EPUB ebook)

              Edited by Aubert, Nathalie

              This collection of essays is aiming at capturing the rich and complex category of the visual both in Proust's novel itself (in its philosophical and stylistic implications) and beyond it, in other visual practices (cinema, painting, dance) inspired by the novel.

              ISBN 9781783163144
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              Released NZ 15 Jan 2013
              Publisher University of Wales Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Rimbaud's Impressionist Poetics: Vision and Visuality
               

              Rimbaud's Impressionist Poetics: Vision and Visuality (EPUB ebook)

              By Israel-Pelletier, Aimee

              Rimbaud's originality as a poet parallels that of the Impressionist painters' in proposing radically new techniques for the representation of modern life.

              ISBN 9781783163137
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              Released NZ 15 Oct 2012
              Publisher University of Wales Press
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              Baroque Spain and the Writing of Visual and Material Culture
               

              Baroque Spain and the Writing of Visual and Material Culture (EPUB ebook)

              By Zuese, Alicia R.

              Through an examination of the pictorial episodes in the Spanish baroque novella, this book investigates how writers create pictorial texts, how audiences visualise their words, what consequences they exert on cognition and what actions this process inspires in the audiences.

              ISBN 9781783167852
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              Released NZ 20 Nov 2015
              Publisher University of Wales Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              On Art and Painting: Vicente Carducho and Baroque Spain

              On Art and Painting: Vicente Carducho and Baroque Spain (Hardback)

              By Roe, Jeremy; Andrews, Jean; Wood, Oliver Noble

              • RRP: $235.00
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              A collection of essays by international experts on Vicente Carducho's treatise the Dialogues on Painting (1633), which dealt with the depiction of religious and profane subjects, the creation of collections and the status of the painter in baroque Spain.

              ISBN 9781783168590
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2016
              Publisher University of Wales Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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              Baroque Spain and the Writing of Visual and Material Culture
               

              Baroque Spain and the Writing of Visual and Material Culture (Hardback)

              By Zuese, Alicia R.

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              Through an examination of the pictorial episodes in the Spanish baroque novella, this book investigates how writers create pictorial texts, how audiences visualise their words, what consequences they exert on cognition and what actions this process inspires in the audiences.

              ISBN 9781783167838
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2016
              Publisher University of Wales Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Visual Culture
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