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PARADISE: PORTRAYING THE NEW GUINEA HIGHLANDS. Michael O'Hanlon. Museum of Mankind, London, 1993. Organized and published by British Museum, London. Distributed in the U.S.A. by University of Washington Press, Seattle. 112 pp. with 75 ills. (17 col.). 25 x 19 cm. ISBN 0714125091 In English.
Accompanying an exhibition of shields, ornaments, woven bags and other works created by the Wahgi people of the Papua New Guinea Highlands, this publication chronicles the radical alteration of the social structures and ceremonial arts of the Wahgi since their first encounter with Westerners in the 1930s while also examining issues related to the collecting and display of ethnographic objects.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Oceania — New Guinea
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 055562
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