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Mexican costumbrismo : race, society, and identity in nineteenth-century art / Mey-Yen Moriuchi.

Author/Creator:
Moriuchi, Mey-Yen, 1974- author.
Publication:
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2018]
Format/Description:
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xi, 163 pages ; 27 cm
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Subjects:
Art, Mexican -- 19th century.
National characteristics, Mexican, in art -- History -- 19th century.
Mexicans in art -- History -- 19th century.
Mexico -- In art -- History -- 19th century.
Mexican literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
National characteristics, Mexican, in literature -- History -- 19th century.
Mexicans in literature -- History -- 19th century.
Summary:
"Focuses on costumbrismo, a cultural trend in Latin America and Spain toward representing local customs, types, and scenes of everyday life in the visual arts and literature, to examine the shifting terms of Mexican identity in the nineteenth century"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Racialized social spaces in casta and costumbrista painting
Traveler-artists' visions of Mexico
Literary costumbrismo : celebration and satire of los tipos populares
Local perspectives : Mexican costumbrista artists
Costumbrista photography.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780271079073
027107907X
OCLC:
994999793