Bathurst: 1981. 408 pages, 750 b/w and 177 color photographs, 2 drawings. Cloth cover. This lovely, dazzling volume is the first full photographic account of a single cultural group in Papua New Guinea--the Gogodala. Divided into two parts, this extraordinary book offers an amazing abundance of archival and more recent...
Oceanic and Asian Art
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Boroko: 1977. 140 pages (pp. 111-140 are bound upside down), 116 photographs of the ceremonies, art, and peoples of Papua New Guinea, 28 drawings.
Cambridge: Hurst Gallery, 1990). 63 pages, 12 full-page color and 66 b/w photographs, 1 map.
New York: 1998. 176 pages, 104 color and 20 b/w photographs, 2 maps. A very good overview of Oceanic art with a well-written text that discusses usage much more thoroughly than most "overview" books. There are fine field photographs and stylistic examples from major collections around the world.
Delhi: 1986. xix, 299 pages of text plus 9 pages of drawings. Cloth cover.
New York: n.d. (ca. 1955). 245 pages, 7 pages of photographs, 13 figures, 4 maps. Cloth cover.
London: 1974. 132 pages, 246 photographs. Cloth cover.
New Delhi: 1984, 1989 (2nd ed.). 210 pages of text containing 15 figures illustrating approximately 150 objects of material culture, plus 19 pages of photographs. Cloth cover.
New Delhi: 1939, 1979. x, 216 pages, 23 pages of photographs, 3 pages of drawings. Cloth cover. The author, former curator of the Arunachal Pradesh Museum, has written a valuable study of the art of the tribes of the state of Arunachal Pardesh. One of the few publications to have...
New Delhi: 1975. 189 pages, 6 pages of photographs. Cloth cover.
JOURNALS OF THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY, Extract From Vol. XXXIII. No. 4. Wellington: 1924. 6 pages, 2 figures.
New Delhi: 1981. xiv. 222 pages, 12 photographs. Cloth cover. This is probably the first extensive study to be published on this Indian people who live in the Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya.
Chidambaram: 1989. 168 pages (15 papers), 71 color and 14 b/w photographs, 52 drawings, 1 map. Cloth cover.
Honolulu: 1989. 144 pages (small folio size, 9" x 12"). 39 full--page and 4 half-page color photographs of costumes, jewelry, and textiles from China, Japan, Indonesia, Pakistan, Thailand, Okinawa, Burma, Laos, India, Philippines, Cambodia, Korea, Vietnam, Nepal, Tibet, and Afghanistan.
Taipei: 1993. 128 pages, 150 color photographs. Hard board cover, small folio size (8 1/2" x 12 1/2"). A visual cornocupia of Chinese "folk carvings", this volume is replete with splendid color photographs of virtually every type of folk carving to be found among Chinese minority and non-minority peoples and...
Taipei: 1993. 110 pages, 101 pages of color photographs of a full range of Chinese folk handicrafts, including masks, figures in ceramic, wood, and porcelain; toys, and embroidered and woven figures and animals. Hard board cover.
Taipei: 1993. 128 pages, 116 pages of color photographs of Chinese painted masks, ceramics, carved wooden figures, board, glass, canvas, and paper. Text in Chinese. Hard board cover.
New York: 1967. 368 pages, 452 large photographs of over 1,000 objects--many never before or since published. Cloth cover with dust jacket. Fine condition.
London: 1969. (First UK edition of Polynesian Art, the Ring of Fire. Vol. I, New York, 1967). 368 pages, 452 large photographs of over 1,000 objects--many never before or since published. Cloth cover with dust jacket. Fine condition.
Sydney: 1989. 100 pages, 67 color and 163 b/w photographs.
East Brunswick: 1982. 632 pages, 550 b/w and 50 color photographs and reproductions of batik designs made from tjaps (printing blocks). Cloth cover. This study, the first to be published on Indonesian batik designs made from tjaps (printing blocks), fills a very apparent void, and should remain a perennial resource...
Sociedade de Geografia de Lisboa, Semana das Colonias: 1937. 16 pages, 4 full-page photographs.
Kuching: Sarawak Museum, 1978, 1984. 20 pages, 22 color photographs and 19 drawings of ancient Sarawak beads and beadwork.
British Museum: 1993. 204 pages, 96 color and 71 b/w photographs, 27 drawings, 5 pages of patterns, 2 maps.
Paris: 1959. 238 pages of text plus 16 pages of photographs. Inscribed by author.