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ID: 300264774
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Record Type: concept
Curvilinear style (Oceanic sculpture style) (Oceanic sculpture styles, Oceanic, ... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Describes a carving and painting style that is composed of a curving line used to form abstract patterns, such as spirals, circles, swirls, S-shapes, concentric rings, and wavy lines, as well as to accentuate human facial features. These carvings are primarily found in the Oceanic region of New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
 
Terms:
Curvilinear style (Oceanic sculpture style) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,A)
Kromlijnige stijl (Oceanische beeldhouwstijl) (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  F.FL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Styles and Periods Facet
Styles and Periods Facet
Hierarchy of Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)
.... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <styles, periods, and cultures by region>
........ <styles, periods, and cultures by region> (G)
Hierarchy of Oceanic
............ Oceanic (G)
Hierarchy of Oceanic sculpture styles
................ Oceanic sculpture styles (G)
Hierarchy of Curvilinear style (Oceanic sculpture style)
.................... Curvilinear style (Oceanic sculpture style) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Beschrijft een beeldsnij- en schilderstijl die bestaat uit kromme lijnen waarmee abstracte vormen worden gevormd, zoals spiralen, cirkels, krullen, S-vormen, concentrische ringen en golflijnen, of waarmee menselijke gezichtskenmerken worden geaccentueerd. Dit beeldsnijwerk wordt hoofdzakelijk aangetroffen in het Oceanische gebied van Nieuw-Zeeland en Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea. 

Sources and Contributors:
Curvilinear style (Oceanic sculpture style)............  [VP Preferred]
.......................................................................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 04 August 2003
.......................................................................  Gathercole, The Art of the Pacific Islands (1979) 98
.......................................................................  Hofstra Museum [online] (2003) accessed 04 August 2003
Kromlijnige stijl (Oceanische beeldhouwstijl)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................................................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 04 August 2003
.......... Gathercole, The Art of the Pacific Islands (1979) 98
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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