The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalakaua Era
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280pp. August 2009
The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalakaua Era
Author: Kamehiro, Stacy L.;
The Arts of Kingship offers a sustained and detailed account of Hawaiian public art and architecture during the reign of David Kalakaua, the nativist and cosmopolitan ruler of the Hawaiian Kingdom from 1874 to 1891. Stacy Kamehiro provides visual a
"Kamehiro gives us a stirring look at Kalakaua’s sweeping aesthetic vision and its lasting influence on Hawaiian history and culture. . . . In addition to providing a provocative lens on the Hawaiian Kingdom, the stories in this book speak volumes about t
Author: Kamehiro, Stacy L.;
Stacy L. Kamehiro is associate professor in the History of Art and Visual Culture Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
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List of Illustrations

Acknowledgments

Introduction: Hawaiian National Art

1. The Art of Kingship: Kalakaua’s Coronation

2. Palaces and Sacred Spaces: ‘Iolani Palace

3. Memorializing the Monarchy: The King Kamehameha Monument

4. (Re




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