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Author Mauldin, Barbara, 1949-

Title Folk art of the Andes / by Barbara Mauldin ; photography by Blair Clark.

Imprint Santa Fe : Museum of New Mexico Press, c2011.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    745.098 MAU    Available
Description 303 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 32 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of International Folk Art and based on its collections, as well as other private and public collections in the United States.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Religious folk art -- Popular saints -- Popular religious paintings -- Religious sculpture -- Portable altars -- Holy cross and crucifix -- Reliquaries -- Scapulars and religious badges -- Milagros -- Stone amulets -- Conopas -- Ritual offerings -- Ekeko -- pt. 2. Textiles and costumes -- Men's ponchos -- Women's mantles -- Women's overskirts -- Carrying cloths -- Woven bags -- Women's headbands -- Belts -- Animal ornaments -- Women's adaptation of European-style clothing -- Knitting -- Looped fiber bags -- Double bags -- Embroidered costumes -- Featherwork -- pt. 3. A diversity of folk art -- Jewelry -- Staffs -- Woodwork -- Leather and hide trunks -- Majolica -- Carved gourds -- Flasks and drinking cups -- Silverwork -- Miner's lamps -- Tinwork -- Ceremonial drinking vessels -- House blessing ornaments -- Figures from everyday life -- Toys -- Painted scenes of daily life -- Portable boxes with miniature scenes -- pt. 4. Festivals and masquerade -- Festivals and masquerade in the Cuzco region of Peru -- Corpus Christi festivals and masquerade in the central highlands of Ecuador -- Carnival and masquerade in Oruro, Bolivia -- Festival masks -- Festival scenes -- Glossary.
Subject Indian art -- Andes Region -- Exhibitions.
Folk art -- Andes Region -- Exhibitions.
Indians of South America -- Material culture -- Andes Region -- Exhibitions.
Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.
Indian art -- Andes Region -- Pictorial works.
Folk art -- Andes Region -- Pictorial works.
Material culture -- Andes Region -- Pictorial works.
Andes Region -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Clark, Blair.
Museum of International Folk Art (N.M.)
ISBN 9780890135273 (clothbound : alk. paper)
0890135274 (clothbound : alk. paper)

 
    
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