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Author Maxwell, Robyn J

Title Life, death & magic : 2000 years of Southeast Asian ancestral art / Robyn Maxwell

Publ Info Canberra : National Gallery of Australia, [2010]
Seattle, Wash. : Distributed in the United States by University of Washington Press
 RWU Main Library  N7311 .M39 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Published in conjunction with the National Gallery of Australia's exhibition Life, Death & Magic : 2000 Years of Southeast Asian Ancestral Art, Canberra 13 August-31 October 2010"--Colophon
Includes bibliographical references (p. 250-253)
Contents Origins of Southeast Asian ancestral art -- The village and the ancestral house -- Fertile Southeast Asia -- Gendered Southeast Asia -- Power, wealth and magic -- Death and funerals -- Ancestors and altars
LC subject Art, Southeast Asian -- Exhibitions
Symbolism in art -- Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia -- Social life and customs
Add Author National Gallery of Australia
Alt Title Life, death and magic
ISBN 9780642334121 (hbk.)
0642334129 (hbk.)