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Māori art and design : a guide to classic weaving, painting, carving and architecture / Julie Paama-Pengelly.

By: Paama-Pengelly, Julie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : New Holland, 2010Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781869662448 (pbk.); 186966244X (pbk.).Subject(s): Art, Maori | Toi Māori | Toi Maori | Carving (Decorative arts) -- New Zealand | Hand weaving -- New Zealand | Architecture, Maori -- History | Toi Māori | Toi Maori. reo | Art, Maori -- Children's nonfictionGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: z704.03994
Contents:
Nature of Māori art and design -- Fibre and woven arts -- Painted and pigmented arts -- Architectural and structural arts -- Sculpted and carved arts.
Awards: Ngā Kupu Ora Book Awards 2010 Art, Architecture and Design Winner.Subject: This book traces the origins and evolution of art and design in historic Maori culture.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Offers a look at the Maori visual arts, emphasising on the design. Covering tattooing, drawing and painting, carving and weaving, this book explores the origination, evolution, and significance of the designs, and explains the materials and techniques used to create them.

Cover subtitle: Weaving, painting, carving and architecture.

[Kowhaiwhai].

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-155) and index.

Nature of Māori art and design -- Fibre and woven arts -- Painted and pigmented arts -- Architectural and structural arts -- Sculpted and carved arts.

This book traces the origins and evolution of art and design in historic Maori culture.

Ngā Kupu Ora Book Awards 2010 Art, Architecture and Design Winner.

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