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The Resource Mexican popular arts, by Frances Toor ; illustrated by L. Alice Wilson

Mexican popular arts, by Frances Toor ; illustrated by L. Alice Wilson

Label
Mexican popular arts
Title
Mexican popular arts
Statement of responsibility
by Frances Toor ; illustrated by L. Alice Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
745/.0972
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK844
LC item number
.T6 1939
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Mexican popular arts, by Frances Toor ; illustrated by L. Alice Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Several photos by Luis Márquez
  • Plates and map each accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- How the Indian artist craftsman lives and works -- Popular art states, markets and stores -- Regional map -- Weaving in wool and cotton. Sarapes ; Hand-woven cloth ; Sashes ; Wool bags ; Rebozos -- Weaving in reed, palm and fibre. Sombreros ; Baskets ; Fibre -- Embroidery, drawnwork, crocheting, knitting, beading -- Regional dress. Women ; Men ; Dance, play and carnival -- Pottery. Common ; State of Mexico ; Puebla ; Oaxaca ; Guanajuato ; Aguas calientes and San Luis Potosi ; Guerrero ; Michoacań ; Jalisco ; Ritual -- Handbiown glass. Gold and silver ; Gold jewelry ; Silver objects ; Silver jewelry -- Iron, steel, copper, tin -- Leather work -- Carving in stone, onyx, horn, shell, wood. Iron ; Stone and onyx ; Horn ; Shell ; Wood -- Feathers, straw, horsehair -- Lacquer. Michoacań ; Olinala ́-- Masks -- Musical instruments -- Votive offerings and church decorations. Candlemaking ; Flowers and seeds ; China and papier-mache ́; Religious amulets ; Retablos ; Silver milagros -- Fireworks -- Toys -- Kitchens, popular dishes, sweets, drinks. Popular dishes ; Sweets ; Drinks -- Houses, furniture, popular. painting. Furniture ; Decorative painting,
Control code
1091024
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
107 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
39031158
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Susan Toomey Frost, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-104). Fragile condition. Clothbound. In container.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)1091024
Label
Mexican popular arts, by Frances Toor ; illustrated by L. Alice Wilson
Publication
Note
  • Several photos by Luis Márquez
  • Plates and map each accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- How the Indian artist craftsman lives and works -- Popular art states, markets and stores -- Regional map -- Weaving in wool and cotton. Sarapes ; Hand-woven cloth ; Sashes ; Wool bags ; Rebozos -- Weaving in reed, palm and fibre. Sombreros ; Baskets ; Fibre -- Embroidery, drawnwork, crocheting, knitting, beading -- Regional dress. Women ; Men ; Dance, play and carnival -- Pottery. Common ; State of Mexico ; Puebla ; Oaxaca ; Guanajuato ; Aguas calientes and San Luis Potosi ; Guerrero ; Michoacań ; Jalisco ; Ritual -- Handbiown glass. Gold and silver ; Gold jewelry ; Silver objects ; Silver jewelry -- Iron, steel, copper, tin -- Leather work -- Carving in stone, onyx, horn, shell, wood. Iron ; Stone and onyx ; Horn ; Shell ; Wood -- Feathers, straw, horsehair -- Lacquer. Michoacań ; Olinala ́-- Masks -- Musical instruments -- Votive offerings and church decorations. Candlemaking ; Flowers and seeds ; China and papier-mache ́; Religious amulets ; Retablos ; Silver milagros -- Fireworks -- Toys -- Kitchens, popular dishes, sweets, drinks. Popular dishes ; Sweets ; Drinks -- Houses, furniture, popular. painting. Furniture ; Decorative painting,
Control code
1091024
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
107 p., [8] leaves of plates
Lccn
39031158
Note
Library's copy 1 (Wittliff Gallery): Gift of Susan Toomey Frost, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-104). Fragile condition. Clothbound. In container.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)1091024

Library Locations

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