Topic Descriptor: body painting×
  • Arte iconográfica Waiãpi
    Gallois, Dominique T. (Dominique Tilkin)
    1992
    This essay presents an anthology of drawings by indigenous people collected as part of the aesthetic anthropological studies conducted by Lux Vidal. The anthropologist Dominique Tilkin Gallois, in this essay about the Waiãpi Indians (the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110736

  • Arte índia
    Ribeiro, Darcy
    1983
    This essay by the anthropologist Darcy Ribeiro was published in the História geral da arte no Brasil. The essay includes the following subjects: 1. Introductions: The Indians. Art genres (art on stone, weavings, fabrics, ceramics, and music). [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110737

  • Arte plumária e máscaras de dança dos índios brasileiros
    Freyre, Gilberto, 1900-1987
    1971
    This book by draftsman and watercolorist Noêmia Mourão is one of the very few expressions of interest on the part of Brazilian artists in indigenous crafts, in this case feather work. The book contains reproductions of sixty-nine full-color [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110740

  • Capítulo : Arte : a vontade da beleza
    Ribeiro, Darcy
    1980
    This is a chapter from Kadiwéu, the book about the homonymous indigenous group. The chapter, called “Arte: a vontade da beleza” [Art: The Will of Beauty], includes ethnological studies about knowledge, bad luck, and beauty. Here, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110735

  • Índios de Mato Grosso
    Freundt, Erich
    1946
    This is a book by Erich Freundt on featherware, face painting, memorial services, hunting scenes, ceramics, and carved wooden dolls of three ethnic groups from the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil, which he had visited between 1939 and 1942. The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110744

  • La notion de personne. La peinture corporelle chez les Kayapó. Les hommes-oiseaux. Toi et toi seul peut porter ma parure. Catalogue raisonné
    Verswijver, Gustaaf; Vidal, Lux Boelitz, 1930-
    1992
    This volume contains three essays on the feather art of the Mekrãgnoti tribe, a subgroup of the Kayapó people. The first, “La notion de personne. La peinture corporelle chez les Kayapó” [Body Painting Among the Kayapó: The Concept of Person [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110745

  • O mundo dos MEHINÁKU e suas representações visuais
    Costa, Maria Heloisa Fénelon
    1988
    This publication by anthropologist Maria Heloisa Fénelon Costa encompasses the following sections: Introduction; I. Drawing; II. The World’s Beings; III. Supernatural; IV. Animals- Iconography. The Mehináku Classification of the World and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110747

  • Tayngava, a noção de representação na arte gráfica Asurini do Xingu
    Müller, Regina Polo
    1992
    This study in aesthetic anthropology by Regina Polo Müller revolves around the following topics: 1. Supports and techniques in drawing: artistic style; 2. Techniques and style in drawing; 3. “Tayngava”: pattern, image, replica of the human form [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110748