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ID: 300264805
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300264805

 

Record Type: concept
korwar (<patterns by specific type>, patterns (design elements), ... Design Elements (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Engraved design motif or pattern featuring bold, angular lines contrasted with delicate, organic shapes. They are found on canoe prows, headrests, bamboo quivers, and on korwar carved figures, which often have enlarged heads in proportion with their squatting bodies. Objects bearing korwar style designs are often used during funerary rites in order to maintain contact with ancestors.
 
Terms:
korwar (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,L,U)
korwar (local language-P,D,U,A)
korwar (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
korwar (Spanish-P,D,U,U)
科瓦風格 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
寇沃爾式 (C,U,Chinese (traditional),UF,U,U)
kē wǎ fēng gé (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
ke wa feng ge (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
k'o wa feng ko (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  D.DG

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Physical Attributes Facet
Physical Attributes Facet
Hierarchy of Design Elements (hierarchy name)
.... Design Elements (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of design elements (attributes)
........ design elements (attributes) (G)
Hierarchy of patterns (design elements)
............ patterns (design elements) (G)
Hierarchy of <patterns by specific type>
................ <patterns by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of korwar
.................... korwar (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 雕刻的設計基本圖案或是花樣圖案,其特徵為既粗且有角度的線條,與細緻的有機形狀構成對比。可在獨木舟的船頭、靠頭之物、竹製箭袋或是箭筒,以及科瓦雕刻人像之中發現它們的蹤影,其中科瓦雕刻人像通常有著一個擴大的頭部,與它們蜷伏著的身體。科瓦風格設計的物件通常在葬禮儀式中使用,目的為與祖先保持聯繫。 
Dutch ..... Ingegraveerd motief of patroon gekenmerkt door zware, hoekige lijnen die contrasteren met fijne, organische vormen. Ze worden aangetroffen op de boeg van kano's, op hoofdsteunen, op bamboepijlkokers en op gesneden figuren, waarvan het hoofd vaak te groot is in verhouding tot het hurkende lichaam. De objecten met decoraties in korwar-stijl worden vaak gebruikt tijdens begrafenisrituelen om contact te houden met de voorouders. 
Spanish ..... Motivos o diseños grabados que presentan líneas gruesas y angulaes en contraste con formas delicadas y orgánicas. Se los encuentra en proas de canoas, apoyos para la cabeza, aljabas de bambú y sobre figuras talladas korwar, las que usualmente contenías cabezas alargadas en proporción a sus cuerpos flexionados. Los objetos con diseños de estilo korwar son usualmente empleados durante ritos funerarios para mantener el contacto con los ancestros. 

Sources and Contributors:
科瓦風格............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
...........  大英百科全書線上繁體中文版 December 4, 2012
寇沃爾式............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
ke wa feng ge............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
..........................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
kē wǎ fēng gé............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
..........................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
korwar............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 06 August 2003
.................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 06 August 2003
.................  Kaeppler, Oceanic Art (1997) 227
.................  TAA database (2000-)
k'o wa feng ko............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.............................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 06 August 2003
.......... Kaeppler, Oceanic Art (1997) 227
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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