SANTÀNA: COLEÇÃO ANGELA GUTIERREZ
Place Published: São Paulo
Publisher: Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, ICFG
Date Published: 30 de junho a 3 de agost
Book Id: 69801
color plates, cat., bibl., color pict. fldg. wrps.
Exhibition from a private collection of painted wooden sculptures of Saint Ann in Brazil from the 18th and 19th centuries. Most sculptures come from the region of Minais Gerais in Brazil. The devotion to Saint Ann, protector of homes, mothers and patron to miners, spread throughout Brazil especially in the 18th century in the new mining districts.