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MAORI CARVING: THE ART OF RECORDING MAORI HISTORY. New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute, Rotorua, 2015. Published in association with Huia Publishers, Wellington. Distributed in the U.S.A. by University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 56 pp. with 66 ills. (64 col.). 26 x 17 cm. ISBN 9781775501916 In English.
Publisher's description: This photograph-rich book shows and describes the process of carving, covering the types of materials and tools used, the carving strokes and surface patterns and different regional styles. It shows the range of items carved from meeting houses to musical instruments, waka or canoes, storehouses, weapons and ceremonial items, such as boxes and staffs, and gives detailed information on the carving of wharenui or meeting houses.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Oceania — New Zealand — Sculpture
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 167717
Paperbound $15.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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