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The spirit of ancient Peru : treasures from the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera / edited by Kathleen Berrin ; with essays by Elizabeth P. Benson ... [et al.]

Catalog Data

Author:
Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera  Search this
Berrin, Kathleen  Search this
Subject:
Larco Hoyle, Rafael  Search this
Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera  Search this
Physical description:
216 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Peru
Date:
1997
Notes:
"This book has been published in conjunction with the exhibition The spirit of ancient Peru: treasures from the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera [to be shown at] Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, 17 May-10 August 1997 [and] Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, Tennessee, 26 September 1997-4 January 1998"--T.p. verso.
Contents:
The spirit of Rafael Larco Hoyle : an introduction / Kathleen Berrin -- Rafael Larco Hoyle (1901-1966) / Clifford Evans -- Life and afterlife in pre-Hispanic Peru : contextualizing the masterworks of the Museo Arqueológico Rafael Larco Herrera / Richard L. Burger -- The coastal islands of Peru : myths and natural resources / María Rostworowski de Diez Canseco -- Moche art : myth, history and rite / Elizabeth P. Benson -- Deer hunting and combat : parallel activities in the Moche world / Christopher B. Donnan -- Andean aesthetics / Esther Pasztory -- Catalogue of objects / Elizabeth P. Benson ... [et al.]
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_531449