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María Izquierdo and Frida Kahlo : challenging visions in modern Mexican art / Nancy Deffebach.

Author/Creator:
Deffebach, Nancy, author.
Publication:
Austin, Texas : University of Texas Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (252 p.)
Edition:
First edition.
Series:
Latin American and Caribbean Arts and Culture Publication Initiative, Mellon Foundation
Latin American and Caribbean Arts and Culture publication initiative (Andrew W. Mellon Foundation)
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Subjects:
Women artists -- Mexico.
Feminism and art.
Izquierdo, María, 1902-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Kahlo, Frida -- Criticism and interpretation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One. The Problem of the Hero; 1. Women on the Wire: Izquierdo's Images of Circus Performers; 2. Saints and Goddesses Kahlo's Appropriations of Religious Iconography in Her Self-Portraits; Part Two. Legitimating Traditions; 3. Revitalizing the Past: Precolumbian Figures from West Mexico in Kahlo's Paintings; 4. Beyond the Personal: Kahlo's La niña, la luna y el sol of 1942; 5. Mother of the Maize: Izquierdo's Images of Rural Gardens with Granaries; Part Three. The Wall of Resistance; 6. What Sex Is the City? Izquierdo's Aborted Mural Project
Part Four. Still-Life Paintings7. Picantes pero sabrosas Kahlo's Still-Life Paintings and Related Images; 8. Grain of Memory: Izquierdo's Paintingso f Altars to the Virgin of Sorrows; Part Five. Women's Rights in Modern Mexico; 9. Beyond the Canvas: Izquierdo, Kahlo, and Women's Rights; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-4773-0049-X
OCLC:
910916260