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Title Pacific presences : Oceanic art and European museums / edited by Lucie Carreau, Alison Clark, Alana Jelinek, Erna Lilje & Nicholas Thomas
Imprint Leiden : Sidestone Press, [2018]
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  GN663 .P319 2018  v.1    DUE 12-23-19    30520020870011
 Ethnology Library  GN663 .P319 2018  v.2    DUE 12-23-19    30520020870029
1 copy ordered for Fu Ssu-Nien Library on 04-26-2019.
Descript 2 volumes : illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Pacific presences ; 4A-4B
Pacific presences ; 4A-4B
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Volume 1. Introduction / Nicholas Thomas with Noelle M.K.Y. Kahanu -- 1. Pacific presences in Britain: antiquarians, ethnographers, artists, emissaries / Nicholas Thomas -- 2. Curiosity, revolution, science and art: Pacific collections and French museums / Lucie Carreau -- 3. Papua collections in the Netherlands: a story of exploration, research, missionization and colonization / Fanny Wonu Veys -- 4. Oceania in Russian history: expeditions, collections, museums / Elena Govor -- 5. Oceanic collections in German museums: collections, contexts and exhibits / Rainer F. Buschmann
Volume 2. Introduction / Nicholas Thomas -- Part one -- Materialities. 1. Fibre skirts: continuity and change / Erna Lilje -- 2. Shell money and context in western island Melanesia / Katherine Szabó -- 3. Aitutaki patterns or listening to the voices of the Ancestors: research on Aitutaki ta'unga in European museums / Michaela Appel and Ngaa Kitai Taria Pureariki -- 4. Unpacking cosmologies: frigate bird and turtle shell headdresses in Nauru / Maia Nuku -- 5. 'Reaching across the ocean': barkcloth in Oceania and beyond / Anna-Karina Hermkens -- 6. 'U'u: an unfinished inquiry into the history and adornment of Marquesan clubs / Nicholas Thomas -- Part two -- Collection histories and exhibitions. 7. Haphazard histories: tracing Kanak collections in UK museums / Julie Adams -- 8. Inaccuracies, inconsistencies and implications: researching Kiribati coconut fibre armour in UK collections / Polly Bence -- 9 From Russia with love: Nikolai Miklouho-Maclay's Pacific collections / Elena Govor -- 10. Collecting procedure unknown: contextualizing the Max Biermann collection in the Museum Fünf Kontinente in Munich / Hilke Thode-Arora -- 11. Made to measure: photographs from the Templeton Crocker expedition / Lucie Carreau -- 12. German women collectors in the Pacific: Elizabeth Krämer-Bannow and Antonie Brandeis / Amiria Salmond -- 13. The illustration of culture: work on paper in the art history of Oceania / Nicholas Thomas -- 14. Two Germanies: ethnographic museums, (post)colonial exhibitions, and the 'cold odyssey' of Pacific objects between East and West / Philipp Schorch -- 15. Museum dreams: the rise and fall of a Port Vila museum / Peter Brunt -- Part three -- Legacies of empire. 16. Kings, Rangatira and relationships: the enduring meanings of 'treasure' exchanges between Māori and Europeans in 1830s Whangaroa / Deidre Brown -- 17 An early Tongan ngatu tahina in Sweden / Nicholas Thomas -- 18. Wilful amnesia? Contemporary Dutch narratives about western New Guinea / Fanny Wonu Veys -- 19. A glimmering presence: the unheard Melanesian voices of St. Barnabas Memorial Chapel, Norfolk Island / Lucie Carreau -- 20. The Titikaveka barkcloth: a preliminary account / Nicholas Thomas -- 21. 'The woman who walks': Lucy Evelyn Cheesman, her collecting and contacts in western New Guinea / Katharina Wilhelmina Haslwanter -- 22. History and cultural identity: commemorating the arrival of British in Kiribati / Alison Clark -- 23. Makereti and the Pitt Rivers Museum, 1921-1930, and beyond / Ngahuia te Awekotuku and Jeremy Coote -- Part four -- Contemporary activations. 24. Archives Te Wāhi Pounamu / Areta Wilkinson and Mark Adams -- 25. Hoe Whakairo: painted paddles from New Zealand / Steve Gibbs, Billie Lythberg and Amiria Salmond -- 26. Toi Hauiti and Hinematioro: a Māori ancestor in a German castle / Wayne Ngata, Billie Lythberg and Amiria Salmond -- 27. Reinvigorating the study of Micronesian objects in European museums: collections from Pohnpei and Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia / Helen A. Alderson -- 28. Knowing and not knowing / Alana Jelinek -- 29. Interview / Kaetaeta Watson, Chris Charteris, Lizzy Leckie and Alison Clark -- 30. Piecing together the past: reflections on replicating an ancestral tiputa with contemporary fabrics / Pauline Reynolds -- 31. Interview / Dairi Arua and Erna Lilje -- 32. 'In process' / Alana Jelinek -- 33. Backhand and full tusks: museology and the mused / Rosanna Raymond -- Epilogue
Subject Art -- Oceania
Material culture -- Oceania
Art objects, Pacific Island -- Collectors and collecting
Museums -- Europe
Alt Author Carreau, Lucie, editor, contributor
Clark, Alison (Research fellow), editor, contributor
Jelinek, Alana, editor, contributor
Lilje, Erna, editor, contributor
Thomas, Nicholas, 1960- editor, contributor
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