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Art on the rocks of Southern Africa

Dennis Neil Lee

Art on the rocks of Southern Africa

by Dennis Neil Lee

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDennis Neil Lee and Herbert Charles Woodhouse..
ContributionsWoodhouse, Herbert Charles.
The Physical Object
Pagination165p. :
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19913335M

The San, or Bushmen, are indigenous people in Southern Africa particularly in what is now South Africa and ancient rock paintings and carvings (collectively called rock art) are found in caves and on rock artwork depicts non-human beings, hunters, and half-human half-animal hybrids. The half-human hybrids are believed to be medicine men or healers involved in a. Rock art is a non-renewable resource. Once destroyed it is gone forever. Each site is unique and important. Rock paintings and engravings were of deep importance to the people who made them: please treat them with care and respect. The law protects all rock art in South Africa, and visitors to rock art sites must observe certain rules and.

Drawings by Marion Didcott petroglyphs / rock art Charles Scribner's Sons New York 1st U.S. ed. 11 1/4 x 8 1/2", pp., Includes illustrations taken from sites in Rhodesia and South Africa. The fundamentally ecological dimension of this message confers on San art its universality and contemporary ary Animal is a translation of L’Animal voyant, published in France in This rich collection of essays is beautifully illustrated with the author’s photographs of rock art from across southern Africa.

cal Africa, in southern Africa, defined here as south ofthe Zambezi and Cunene Rivers (fig. ), rock art has been dated to at least twenty-five thousand years ago. This places the origins of African rock art in the same age range as the oldest art anywhere in the world. In southern Africa. With black and white and colour photographs throughout. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good: Jacket (Book) Bert Woodhouse has photographed, studied, and written about the art on the rocks of Southern Africa for more than twenty years. The illustrations in this book are a selection from his collection of some 25 colour slides.


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Lee, H. Woodhouse. The Rock Art of Southern Africa (Imprint of Man) Hardcover – Novem by J. David Lewis-Williams (Author)Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Cape Town: Purnell, Description: pages: illustrations (chiefly color.

Art on the rocks of Southern Africa. Cape Town, Purnell [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: D Neil Lee; H C Woodhouse; Marion Didcott.

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D.N. LEE & H.C. WOODHOUSE. Drawings from Marion Didcott. A4 Hardcover with jacket, Purnell & Sons,pp. Some minor edge-wear and tape marks to jacket, book in good/very ion.

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