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8 edition of Mexican Popular Art found in the catalog.

Mexican Popular Art

Clothing & Dolls

by Wendy Scalzo

  • 240 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican Clothing & Costumes,
  • Antiques & collectables: Textiles,dolls,mexican art,
  • Textiles & Costume,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Mexican Art

  • About the Edition

    A very insightful study of traditional Mexican clothing based on authentic vintage clothing & their local dolls made by Mexico"s artisans or by renowned doll makers of the 20th c. and earlier. The book has over 300 color photographs, it is a beautiful and comprehensive review that relates customs, language, music, and folk arts to a blending that is wholly Mexican and now its national culture. Men"s and women"s regional clothing is explored, including serapes, sombreros, Colonial dress, skirts, and shawls worn by the indigenous native Mexicans & mestizo. Dolls, period photographs, and adult clothes present a visual story tracing variations that clothing has undergone from decade to decade. Today, people in all walks of life will find this refreshing look at traditional Mexican attire to be fascinating and inspiring. Very informative with clear and concise informative descriptions of their clothing and regions , there is no other book like it.

    Edition Notes

    GenreMexican Popular Arts, Costumes & Dolls
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10932067M
    ISBN 100764328875
    ISBN 109780764328879
    OCLC/WorldCa219685610

    Posada's Popular Mexican Prints (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) by Posada, Josà and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Frida Kahlo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈfɾiða ˈkalo]; born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón; 6 July – 13 July ) was a Mexican painter known for her many portraits, self-portraits, and works inspired by the nature and artifacts of ed by the country's popular culture, she employed a naïve folk art style to explore questions of identity, postcolonialism, gender.

    Schiffer Publishing Mexican Popular Art: Clothing & Dolls - This insightful study of traditional Mexican clothing is based on authentic dolls made by folk artists in Mexico. With over color photographs, it is a beautiful and comprehensive review that relates customs, language, music, and folk arts to a blending that is wholly Mexican and now its national culture. The Mexican renaissance period saw the emergence of many artists who gave Mexican art a new identity. Museums began displaying folk arts. Mexican art of the time comprised pottery, sculpture, woodwork and painting. Early works of Mexican artists had Spanish influences. They evolved over time and so did their works of art.

    The book starts from the premise that the term “Mexican Drug War” is highly misleading, and implies that the conflict is an internal Mexican problem. To counter this, the authors focus on the key role that Washington policymakers have played in creating and sustaining the violence south of the border. Mexican literature is one of the most prolific and influential of Spanish-language literatures along with those of Spain and Argentina. It has internationally recognized authors such as Octavio Paz, Alfonso Reyes, Carlos Fuentes, Sergio Pitol, José Emilio Pacheco, Elena Poniatowska, Fernando del Paso, Juan Rulfo, Amado Nervo, Juana Inés de la Cruz, Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora, and several.


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out of 5 stars A Beautiful Book of Mexican Folk Art Reviewed in the United States on Janu This is a lovely and well made book that features a wide variety of folk art- weaving and fiber arts, carving, painting, ceramics, tin work, etc/5(7).

This insightful study of traditional Mexican clothing is based on authentic dolls made by folk artists in Mexico. With over color photographs, it is a beautiful and comprehensive review that relates customs, language, music, and folk arts to a blending that is wholly Mexican 5/5(8).

McMenamin's lavishly illustrated tome covers many areas of Mexican folk art, including certain forms specifically created for the American tourist market in the 's, 30's and 40's. Folk ceramics, talavera, textiles, furniture, wood carvings, popote or straw mosaics, lacquerware, loteria drawings and carved coconut banks are among the folk Cited by: 2.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: color illustrations ; 28 cm: Contents: Traditional clothing --Popular arts of Mexico --Popular costumes of Mexican regions --Souvenir and collectible dolls --Composition Irromples dolls --Cloth dolls --Papier mache and mixed medium dolls --The Mestiza and Indian women --La ropa tipica, the typical clothing.

José Guadalupe Posada (–) was Mexico's most illustrious graphic artist. For over forty years he worked tirelessly as an incorruptible and truly popular artist, illustrating cookbooks and fortune-telling books, collections of songs and riddles, periodicals and newspapers, children's books and novels, and most of all famous broadsides that were distributed throughout the country.

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Proceeds will be shared by the artists. “The problem is to convince them it’s to their benefit,” Goldberg said of working together. “They’re going to make the folk art. The book is considered to be the first Spanish picaresque novel and belongs entirely to the Spanish literature, from the plot to the author.

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