México, D.F: Fondo de Cultura Económica; Fondo USA; Grupo Fianciero BBVA Bancomer, 2003. color plates, color boards, color pict. d.j. Item #72624
It is a survey not only of art from Latin America it also speaks to ideas of esthetics in relation to art and artists written by one of Mexico's leading literary figures. The emphasis is on 20th century, but several 19th century artists are included. Artists include, with a chapter each on: Jacobo Borges, Juan Soriano, Juan Martinez, Brian Nissen, Francisco Zurbaran, Eduardo Chillida, Antonio Saura, Pierre Alechinsky, Valerio Adami, Armando Morales, Saturnino Herran, Jose Luis Cuevas, Frida Kahlo, Fernando Botero. Additionally there are chapters on identity and esthetics in Mexico; Prints from Rembrandt to Posada; Latin American Artists; Vanguard of Abstract Brazilian artists.