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Author Moriuchi, Mey-Yen, 1974- author.

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

Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  709.7209034 MORI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 163 pages : illustrations (come color) ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-154) and index.
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.
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.
Subject Art, Mexican -- 19th century.
National characteristics, Mexican, in art -- History -- 19th century.
Mexicans 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.
Mexico -- In art -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9780271079073 (hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)
027107907X (hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)