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Saints & Sinners: Mexican Devotional Art California Heritage Museum

Saints & Sinners: Mexican Devotional Art

California Heritage Museum

Published February 1st 2006
ISBN : 9780764323683
Hardcover
208 pages
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More than 350 beautiful color photographs depict 18th to mid-20th century Mexican devotional art, including danced masks, devils and angels, santos, milagritos, retablos, and ex-votos. They were used in religious ceremonies at home and church, andMoreMore than 350 beautiful color photographs depict 18th to mid-20th century Mexican devotional art, including danced masks, devils and angels, santos, milagritos, retablos, and ex-votos. They were used in religious ceremonies at home and church, and include wood carvings and items of clay, stone, metal and paper. Seven essays cover the history and meaning of the works.