Puebla: Benemerita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, 2003. color plates, ind., ports., facs., bibl., pict. boards in pict. slipcase. Item #71869
A major two volume collection in the collection of the collection of the university. "Miradas del Pasado" is 400 years of the artistic work. A richly illustrated with art, mainly portraiture, and the history of Jesuits schools from colonial Mexico to when it became the State School in the 19th century. Volume 2 titled "El Arte de la Pintura" has an introduction on the Liberal Arts and presents artistic works by 18th and 19th century master painters in Mexico: Gaspar Coronado, Jose Juárez, Cristobal de Villalpando, Francisco Martinez , Agustín Arrieta and others. An important reference for colonial and 19th century art in Mexico. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000.