WorldCat Identities

Lommel, Andreas

Overview
Works: 182 works in 674 publications in 6 languages and 6,993 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: N5310, 709.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andreas Lommel
Prehistoric and primitive man by Andreas Lommel( Book )

37 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On dust jacket: Cave paintings, totems, jewellery, masks, pottery, textiles
Masks : their meaning and function by Andreas Lommel( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shamanism; the beginnings of art by Andreas Lommel( Book )

35 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shaman is not merely a medicine man, a doctor or a man with priestly functions, he is above all an artistically productive man, in the truest sense of the word creative -- in fact, he is probably the first artistically active man known to us. In order to understand him it is not enough merely to explain his significance in terms of the history of civilization, or to interpret it psychologically; we must also consider his position and his nature as an artist. From this standpoint we shall then be able to gain insights into the nature of prehistoric art and to understand the Ice Age artist, the man who painted the pictures on the cave walls at Lascaux and Altamira. - Introduction
Prehistoric and primitive art by Luis Pericot García( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprises; Prehistoric art by Luis Pericot-Garcia; African art by John Galloway; The art of the North American Indian by John Galloway; The art of Oceania by Andreas Lommel; first and last items listed separately
Die Kunst des fünften Erdteils : Australien by Andreas Lommel( Book )

23 editions published in 1959 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on fieldwork carried out 1954-5; Aboriginal art Brief outline of natives when Europeans arrived; Few artefacts, cave paintings, decorative art; Gives locations, descriptions of cave paintings and associated myths and beliefs; Custom of retouching paintings yearly; Conception beliefs; Totems relation to individual; X-ray style, zoomorphological and anthromorphological figures; Action, portraying figures; Bradshaw-style of east Kimberleys; Rock-paintings in Arnhem Land Bark painting in Arnhem Land - techniques, styles naturalistic and schematic; Differences between art of Kimberleys, Oenpelli and Arnhem Land; Sculpture - lists numerous artefacts in wood, clay; Treeengravings - motifs indicative of European contact; Styles S.E. from Port Hedland; Linear motifs in Western Australia; Lists and discusses rock paintings and engravings of Queensland, N.S.W., Victoria; Compares and evaluates engravings and paintings of south east with north-west and north; South and Central Australia - discusses linear rock art of Central and West Australia - whether decorative or ornamental; Different types of representations in different areas - profile and half profile in Kimberley and Oenpelli area, motion representation, hunting scenes, all father representations in N.S.W. and Victoria, sex and sex relationships, animal style mainly; Arnhem Land
Masken. Gesichter der Menschheit by Andreas Lommel( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution, development and function of masks around the world
Kunst des Buddhismus, aus der Sammlund des Staatlichen Museums für Völkerkunde in München by Andreas Lommel( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motiv und Variation : in der Kunst des zirkumpazifischen Raumes : Entwicklung, Verbreitung, Ableitung, Abstraktion, Bedeutung, künstlerischer Motive, von Asien über die Südsee bis Amerika by Andreas Lommel( Book )

10 editions published in 1962 in German and English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Altamerikanische Kunst: Mexico, Peru by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

17 editions published in 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhistische Kunst by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

12 editions published in 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vorgeschichte und Naturvölker. Höhlenmalereien, Totems, Schmuck, Masken, Keramik, Waffen by Andreas Lommel( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in German and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peruanische Kunst : Austellung des Staatlichen Museums für Völkerkunde München by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in German and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indische Kunst; Ausstellung by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

15 editions published in 1958 in German and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortschritt ins Nichts : die Modernisierung der primitiven Australiens : Beschreibung und Definition eines psychischen Verfalls by Andreas Lommel( Book )

14 editions published in 1969 in German and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indianer vom Amazonas by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in German and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Unambal : ein Stamm in Nordwest-Australien by Andreas Lommel( Book )

14 editions published in 1952 in German and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details of material culture including weapons, implements, watercraft and adhesive materials used; Wunambal cosmology and totemism; Creation beliefs, kinship terminology, circumcision and initiation ritual, death beliefs, powers of medicine man, coroborees with Worora and Ngarinyin participants, song texts and myths and magic of Kurangara cult
Die Kunst des alten Australien by Andreas Lommel( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afrikanische Kunst : Katalog zur Ausstellung d. Staatl. Museums für Völkerkunde, München by Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München( Book )

16 editions published in 1976 in German and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kunst der Südsee by Andreas Lommel( Book )

11 editions published in 1952 in German and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JRO-Völkerkunde : Afrika, Amerika, Asien, Australien, Ozeanien ; Tradition und Kulturwandel im Ansturm moderner Zivilisation by Andreas Lommel( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paper by A. Lommel on Oceania and Australia separately annotated; deals with psychological developments rather than economic; progress of acculturation - 3 stages of assimilation; psychic experiences, apparent parallels between modern technical developments and native traditions; effect of civilization in Kimberley region, experiments in new cults are an attempt to preserve old mythology
 
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Alternative Names
Andreas Lommel deutscher Ethnologe

Andreas Lommel Duits etnoloog (1912-2005)

Andreas Lommel German ethnologist

Lommel, A.

Lommel, A. 1912-2005

Lommel, Andreas

ロンメル, アンドレアス

Languages
German (213)

English (94)

French (13)

Dutch (4)

Czech (4)

Slovak (1)