Santiago de los Caballeros, República Dominicana: Grupo León Jimenes, 2004. color and b/w plates, facs., cat., bibl., indices., heavy color pict. d.j. over pict. wrps. Item #79519
Volume 3 covers the painting production in the 1940 and 1950s during the Rafael L. Trujillo regime and how his ostentatious dictatorship influenced it, while also analyzing the initial stages of modernity and the evolution of art and artists styles. Mentioned are renowned artists like: Radhames Mejia, Jaime Colson, Clara Ledesma, Miguel de Moya, amongst others. ESSENTIAL REFERENCE of series consisting of 8 encyclopedic volumes covering in detail the aesthetic, historical and social aspects of art in the Dominican Republic. Subscriptions available for future volumes.