HISTORIA GRÁFICA: FOTOGRAFÍAS DE LA ACADEMIA DE SAN CARLOS 1897-1940. (SEGUNDA EDICIÓN).; Serie Acervo permanente. Facultad de Artes y Diseño

Facultad de Artes y Diseño: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Facultad de Artes y Diseño, UNAM-FAD, 2018. b/w plates (some fldg.), ports., facs., plans, tbls., bibliographical references (pages 221-227), b/w pict. boards. Item #111909
ISBN: 9786070299056

Reprint of 2007 first edition. A major research study on the photographic history and architecture of the former academic art school "Academia de San Carlos", and now the National School of Plastic Arts of the UNAM. The study is based on 130 unedited photographs taken between 1897 and 1940 that graphically document the neoclassic building and its decorative elements, the art masterpieces exhibited in its galleries and the academic and artistic life of the first art school in the Americas. It was and is one of the major learning institutions for art in Mexico. Includes reproductions of photographs taken by Manuel Buenabad, Efisio Caboni, Antonio Garduño, Agustín Jimenez, Manuel Ocaranza, José C. Damian, Manuel F. Alvarez, Petronilo Monroy and many more. CONTENTS: Prefacio / Dra. Elisa Vargaslugo -- Prólogo / Dr. Fausto Ramírez -- Introducción -- I. La sede del neoclásico -- II. Los santuarios de las artes -- III. Los talleres -- 3.1. Taller de dibujo de figura -- 3.2. Taller de dibujo Pillet -- 3.3. Taller de dibujo arquitectónico -- 3.4. Taller de dibujo constructivo -- 3.5. Taller de dibujo de ornato -- 3.6. Taller de escultura -- 3.7. Taller de pintura -- 3.8. Curso de castellano -- 3.9. Taller de carteles artísticos. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000.

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