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Author Ryan, Judith.

Title Across the desert : Aboriginal batik from central Australia / Judith Ryan ; with essays by Hilary Furlong ... [et al.].

Imprint Melbourne, VIC : National Gallery of Victoria, [2009?]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.662 RYA    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 168 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Note "Exhibition at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Federation Square, Melbourne, 10 October 2008-1 February 2009"--P. facing t.p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "This publication accompanies an exhibition with the same name from October 2008 to February 2009. The main author is Judith Ryan and the other writers have contributed an article each on the development of Batik in the various Aboriginal communities in central Australia. In addition there is an article on Batik within the Australian fashion world as a comparison to Aboriginal Batik"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Batik -- Australia -- Exhibitions.
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.
Textile fabrics, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Furlong, Hilary.
National Gallery of Victoria.
National Gallery of Victoria. Ian Potter Centre.
Added Title Aboriginal batik from central Australia
ISBN 9780724102990 (pbk.)
072410299X (pbk.)

 
    
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