Arte del pueblo : manos de Dios : colección del Museo de Arte Popular.

Arte del pueblo : manos de Dios : colección del Museo de Arte Popular.

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Museo de Arte Popular (Mexico City, Mexico)
México, D.F. : Landucci : Océano, 2006.
607 p. : col. ill. ; 33 cm.
3. ed.
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NK844.M87 2006z
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Arte del pueblo manos de Dios
With the collaboration of anthropologists, collectors, writers, historians, researchers, jewelers and other intellectuals the MAP presents this fine edition that contains a detailed study of the various aspects of Mexican folk and popular art. Featured are: the collection, the museums, the principal collectors (including Nelson A. Rockefeller) and the master artisans. Beautiful book illustrated with full-page color plates of examples of the colorful kaleidoscope of art pieces that reflect the cultural "mestizaje" of the Spanish, Arabian, African, Asian and Pre-Columbian heritage in Mexico. Mediums include: textiles, glass, majolica, pottery, furniture, paper, thin figures, religious imaginary, and other works the MAP has collected since 1934.
Glass section by Liliana Melo de Sada (p. [404]-409). Beadwork: p. [6-7] ; painted glass bottles: p. [8, 16-17] ; silvered blown glass spheres: p. [104]-105 ; engraved bottles: p. [180]-181 ; glass rabbit: p. 188-189.
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