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Author Siracusano, Gabriela.

Title Pigments and power in the Andes : from the material to the symbolic in Andean cultural practices 1500-1800 / Gabriela Siracusano ; translated by Ian Barnett.

Published London : Archetype Publications, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  704.946098 SIRA    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail  709.8 SIRA    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Poder de los Colores. English
Physical description xviii, 179 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps ; 25 cm.
Notes "Originally published in Spanish 2005"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Grinding and mixing subtle elements -- Mechanical and servile arts in Spain and Andean America: colour in the workshop -- Saturn and Mercury in the workshop: hermetic and practical learning -- Good medicines of all coloures [colours]: healing and painting in Andean America -- Representations, colours and powers of the sacred.
Other author Barnett, Ian.
Subject Art, Andean.
Art, Colonial -- Andes Region.
Christian art and symbolism -- Andes Region -- Modern period, 1500-
Symbolism of colors in art.
Color in art.
Coloring matter -- History.
ISBN 9781904982562 (pbk.)