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Corporate Author Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera.

Title The spirit of ancient Peru : treasures from the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera / edited by Kathleen Berrin ; with essays by Elizabeth P. Benson ... [et al.].

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.85 MUS    Available
Description 216 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note "This book has been published in conjunction with the exhibition The spirit of ancient Peru: treasures from the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera [to be shown at] Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, 17 May-10 August 1997 [and] Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, Tennessee, 26 September 1997-4 January 1998"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-213) and index.
Contents The spirit of Rafael Larco Hoyle : an introduction / Kathleen Berrin -- Rafael Larco Hoyle (1901-1966) / Clifford Evans -- Life and afterlife in pre-Hispanic Peru : contextualizing the masterworks of the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera / Richard L. Burger -- The coastal islands of Peru : myths and natural resources / María Rostworowski de Diez Canseco -- Moche art : myth, history and rite / Elizabeth P. Benson -- Deer hunting and combat : parallel activities in the Moche world / Christopher B. Donnan -- Andean aesthetics / Esther Pasztory -- Catalogue of objects / Elizabeth P. Benson ... [et al.].
Subject Larco Hoyle, Rafael.
Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera.
Indians of South America -- Peru -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Mochica Indians -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Peru -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Berrin, Kathleen.
ISBN 0500018022 : $45.00

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