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MARKS OF CIVILIZATION: ARTISTIC TRANSFORMATIONS OF THE HUMAN BODY. Ed. by Arnold Rubin. Museum of Cultural History, University of California, Los Angeles, 1988. 280 pp. with 277 ills. (32 col.). 29 x 23 cm. LC 88-19536 ISBN 0930741137 In English.
Comprising 23 well-illustrated texts prepared in conjunction with a 1983 symposium at UCLA, this publication presents a wide-ranging survey of aesthetic and ritual tattooing and scarification in Africa, the Far East, Oceania and the Americas as well as discussions of modern Euro-American practices.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Africa
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 052949
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