Lima: IEP, Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, 2003. b/w and color plates, bio/chron., draws, facs., tbls., bibl., plus fldg. diagram, color pict. fldg. wrps. Item #78643
An analysis of the perception and moral concerns regarding the human body of men and women in 19th century Lima. Studies fashion and how much body exposure was morally and socially accepted in different situations, hygiene, depiction in art.