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Author Australian National Gallery.

Title Australian National Gallery : an introduction / edited by James Mollison and Laura Murray ; text by Margaret Steven [and twelve others]
Published Canberra : Australian National Gallery, 1982


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  708.99471 Aus/Ang  AVAILABLE
Description 290 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm
Contents Contents: An historical note / Margaret Steven.- The siting and design of the building / Roger Johnson.- A preliminary note on the national collection / Valda Leehy.- European art before 1850 / Sasha Grishin.- The modern period / Patrick McCaughey.- Prints and illustrated books from 1800 / Tony Palmer.- Drawings from 1800 / Michael Lloyd.- Contemporary international art / Michael Wardell.- Photography / Ian North.- The arts of Asia and Southeast Asia / Piriya Krairiksh.- Oceanic, Black African and Pre-Columbian American art / Douglas Newton.- Aboriginal art / Ruth McNicoll.- Australian art / Daniel Thomas
Summary Includes chapter by Ruth McNicoll entitled "Aboriginal Art" discussing the gallery's collection of Aboriginal art (pp.186-193)
Notes Text by Margaret Steven ... et al
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Notes Also issued online
Subject Australian National Gallery -- Catalogs.
Australian National Gallery -- Buildings.
Australian National Gallery.
National Gallery of Australia -- Catalogs.
National Gallery of Australia.
Art museums -- Australia -- Canberra (A.C.T.)
Art museums -- Australia.
Art museums -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory.
Art -- Australia.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Author Mollison, James, editor
Murray, Laura, editor
Steven, Margaret, contributor
Australian National Gallery.
LC no. 82230659
ISBN 0642888574 (paperback)