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Published by Oxford University Press in association with National Gallery of Australia in Melbourne, Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Art, Australian aboriginal -- History -- 19th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: 1994.

StatementAndrew Sayers ; with a foreword by Lin Onus and a chapter by Carol Cooper.
ContributionsCooper, Carol., National Gallery of Australia.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,162p.,(24)p. of plates ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22642862M
ISBN 100195539958

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