ARTE DEL PERU PRECOLOMBINO. Colaboración artística de Emilio Sánchez... et al.
Place Published: México; Buenos Aires
Publisher: Fondo de Cultura Económica, FCE USA
Date Published: 1949
Condition: (marginal wear in boards)
Pages: xv, 214p
Book Id: 785
plus b/w and color plates, color frontis., draws., bibl. (p. 206-214), illus. endpapers, color frontis.
Major critical study on the art of Pre-Columbian Peru, analyzed independently from the structures of European aesthetics. The study comprises a time period of 7,000 years spanning from the Chavín, Tiawanako and Huayala cultures to the Inca empire, organized by different topics: art, archaeology, ethnology and anthropology. Basic survey of subject and well illustrated.