Carved histories : Rotorua Ngāti Tarawhai woodcarving / Roger Neich.

By: Neich, Roger [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press, 2001Description: xv, 424 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cmISBN: 186940257X; 9781869402570; 9781859404263; 185940426XSubject(s): Wood-carving, Māori -- New Zealand -- Rotorua District -- History | Wood-carving -- New Zealand -- Rotorua District -- History | Ngāti Tara a Whai (New Zealand people) -- History | Tāngata | Whakairo | | Whare whakairo | Kōrero taumata | Tohunga whakairo | Whare tūpuna | Kōrero nehe | Okataina (N.Z.)DDC classification: 736.40993423 LOC classification: DU424.N43 | N45 2001
Contents:
Introduction -- Early History of Ngati Tarawhai -- Later History of Ngati Tarawhai -- Ngati Tarawhai and the New Zealand Wars -- Ngati Tarawhai as an Iwi -- Woodcarvers of Ngati Tarawhai -- Connections with Ngati Pikiao Woodcarving -- Art and Theory -- Style, Text and Causality -- Nineteenth-Century Concepts of Art in New Zealand -- Maori Carving: Idea and Act -- From Canoes to Meeting Houses -- Maori Patronage -- European Patronage -- Early Tourist Art in Rotorua -- Individual Carvers and their Styles -- Changing Langue -- Changing Patronage -- Changing Consciousness -- Conclusion.
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"Includes biographies of Ngāti Tarawhai carvers and a list of all known Ngāti Tarawhai carvings"--Front dust jacket.

Reprinted 2008.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-414) and index.

1. Introduction -- 2. Early History of Ngati Tarawhai -- 3. Later History of Ngati Tarawhai -- 4. Ngati Tarawhai and the New Zealand Wars -- 5. Ngati Tarawhai as an Iwi -- 6. Woodcarvers of Ngati Tarawhai -- 7. Connections with Ngati Pikiao Woodcarving -- 8. Art and Theory -- 9. Style, Text and Causality -- 10. Nineteenth-Century Concepts of Art in New Zealand -- 11. Maori Carving: Idea and Act -- 12. From Canoes to Meeting Houses -- 13. Maori Patronage -- 14. European Patronage -- 15. Early Tourist Art in Rotorua -- 16. Individual Carvers and their Styles -- 17. Changing Langue -- 18. Changing Patronage -- 19. Changing Consciousness -- 20. Conclusion.

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