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Title Journeys to new worlds : Spanish and Portuguese colonial art in the Roberta and Richard Huber Collection / Edited by Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt ; with Mark A. Castro ; contributions by Luisa Elena Alcalá, ... [et al.]
Published Philadephia : Philadelphia Museum of Art ; New Haven ; London : in association with Yale University Press, 2013
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 Floor3 Folio/Oversize  N6502.2 .J68 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description 204 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held Feb. 16-May 19, 2013 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword / Timothy Rub -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Joseph J. Rishel -- Maps -- The joy of discovery : a conversation with Roberta and Dick Huber / with Joseph J. Rishel and Mark A. Castro -- A private collection in colonial Spanish America / Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt -- On perceptions of value in Colonial art / Luisa Elena Alcalá -- Catalogue. Paintings : Origins of the art of painting in colonial Peru and Bolivia / Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt ; entries by Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt and Mark A. Castro -- Ivories : The Indo-Portuguese and Hispano-Philippine schools of ivory sculpture / Margarita M. Estella Marcos ; entries by Margarita M. Estella Marcos -- Sculpture / entries by Mark A. Castro and Suzanne L. Stratton-Pruitt -- Silver : From the Andes to the Amazon : silver in colonial South America / David L. Barquist ; entries by Mark A. Castro and Enrique Quispe Cueva -- Furniture /entries by Jorge F. Rivas P. and Mark A. Castro.
Summary This beautifully illustrated catalogue showcases 120 Spanish and Portuguese artworks from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, all highlights from the dazzling collection of Roberta and Richard Huber. Featuring works in a variety of mediums and from far-flung places, including paintings, silver, and furniture from South America and sculptures in ivory from the Spanish Philippines and from Portuguese territories in India. Distinguished experts shed light on these significant objects, many of which have not been previously published and which illustrate the unparalleled artistic exchanges between and within these colonial empires. The Andean painters Melchor Pérez Holguín and Gaspar Miguel de Berrío inventively interpreted European iconographies, while similar adaptations took place in Asia, where native craftsmen, carved Christian images in ivory. These works traveled along the trade routes connecting Europe to Asia and the Americas, thus influencing the development of a new visual culture.
Subject Art, Colonial -- Latin America -- Exhibitions.
Art, Colonial -- Latin America -- History -- Exhibitions.
Art, Latin American -- Spanish influences -- Exhibitions.
Art, Latin American -- Portuguese influences -- Exhibitions.
Huber, Roberta -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Huber, Richard -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Related Names Stratton-Pruitt, Suzanne L., 1943-
Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Alternate Title Spanish and Portuguese colonial art in the Roberta and Richard Huber Collection
Roberta and Richard Huber Collection
ISBN 9780876332436 (PMA)
0876332432 (PMA)
9780300191769 (Yale)
0300191766 (Yale)
OCLC number 813393416