México: Museo Nacional de Arte, MUNAL; Instituto Nacional de Bellas Ares, INBA, Julio-Noviembre 2003. b/w and color plates, facs., ports., bibl., cat., indices, color pict. d.j. Item #70421
The third of four exhibits called "Los pinceles de la Historia" covers the period from Maximiliano de Habsburgo and the fall of Porfirio Díaz, divided into three historic section. The exhibition re-unites many of the master works held in public and private collections. Offers an analysis of the artistic influences at the end of the colonial period to Independence. It was an epoch of great transformation for Mexico. Offers an analysis of the production between 1680-1750 by Mexican and European artists whose work contains materials relative to the military and spiritual conquest. 166 pieces in the three thematic groupings that include, oils, drawings, water colors, sculpture, prints. A BASIC REFERENCE.