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Title William Spratling and the Mexican silver renaissance : maestros de plata / Penny C. Morrill, guest curator ; with essays by Penny C. Morrill ... [et al.].

Imprint [New York] : Harry N. Abrams ; [San Antonio, Tex.] : In association with the San Antonio Museum of Art, [2002]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    739.23 Spratling,W WIL    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    739.23 Spratling,W WIL    Available
Description 280 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Catalogue of an exhibition held at the San Antonio Museum of Art from Oct. 7, 2002, and other venues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 266-274) and index.
Contents Foreword / George W. Neubert, Director, San Antonio Museum of Art -- Curator's note / Penny C. Morrill -- Renaissance-transformation / Penny C. Morrill -- William Spratling in New Orleans - the 1920s / John W. Scott -- Mexico and Taxco, 1920-1940: Meccas for North Americans / Helen Delpar -- Covarrubias, Spratling, and Davis / Adriana Williams -- Origins and development of the Taxco silver industry / Gobi Stromberg -- Spratling and the Taxqueñians / Jaime Castrejón Diez -- Mexican metalsmithing techniques / Christie Romero -- Matter of Taxco / Patrick Kapty -- Reflections of a collector / Jill Crawford -- William Spratling: his hallmarks and stylistic development / Phillis Goddard -- Hallmarks / Penny C. Morrill, Phillis Goddard -- Appendix I: English-Spanish dictionary of metalsmithing terms used in Taxco / Christie Romero -- Appendix II: A legal document in which William Spratling proposes the organization of a new company.
Subject Spratling, William, 1900-1967 -- Exhibitions.
Silverwork -- Mexico -- Taxco de Alarcón -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Silver jewelry -- Mexico -- Taxco de Alarcón -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Spratling, William, 1900-1967.
Morrill, Penny C.
San Antonio Museum of Art.
Added Title Maestros de plata : William Spratling and Mexico's silver renaissance
ISBN 0810932482 : $60.00

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