Gwion Gwion : Secret and Sacred Pathways of the Ngarinyin Aboriginal People of Australia

Author(s): Konemann

Australia

Led by four Aboriginal lawmcn, Secret and Sacred Pathways chronicles a journey into North Western Australia to uncover some of the oldest figurative paintings on the continent, known as Gwion. The ancient rock art illustrates a distinct society whose customs are still celebrated today. With an enlightening text and lavish illustrations, Secret and Sacred Pathways studies the significance of these works, allowing the reader to take a trip through history.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9783829040600
  • : Konemann
  • : Konemann
  • : September 2000
  • : 298mm X 255mm X 25mm
  • : Germany
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Konemann
  • : Hardback
  • : illustrated edition
  • : very good
  • : 335
  • : colour illustrations