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Colonial Quito

Colonial Quito

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Published by Mayr & Cabal, Ediciones Libri Mundi in Quito .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Quito (Ecuador),
  • Ecuador,
  • Quito
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Ecuador -- Quito -- Pictorial works.,
    • Historic buildings -- Ecuador -- Quito -- Pictorial works.,
    • Quito (Ecuador) -- Description and travel.,
    • Quito (Ecuador) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 49).

      Statementeditorial direction, Gabriel Iriarte, Marcela García ; text, Iván Cruz ; photographs and layout, Santiago Montes ; translation, Cathy de Guáqueta, Pegi Dromgold ; map, Daniel García G.
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsIriarte, Gabriel., García, Marcela., Cruz, Iván., Montes, Santiago.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3781.1 .C65 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination49 p. :
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1332624M
      LC Control Number92214307

      This book is considered an Oversize Book and ships for $ + $ for each additional copy. To view accurate shipping costs, please select UPS Ground - Oversize Books as your Shipping Method. _____ This bilingual edition focuses on the heritage of painting in colonial Quito with new research and new photography of previously unpublished. Kimberly Gauderman has produced an informative, well-organized study on the lives of Spanish, mestiza, and indigenous women in seventeenth-century Quito.?Colonial Latin American Historical Review"Gauderman's book is a must-read for anyone interested in gender and the law.?Law and History ReviewOverall, this book contributes significantly to the field by shedding a great deal of light on the.

      "The Art of Painting in Colonial Quito is an exquisite catalogue that carefully documents the rich, diverse variety of colonial works produced for Ecuador's capital. Its strength lies in its visual character: it is filled with beautiful, full-page color reproductions and details of more than works. Churches, monuments, the Equator Line and the history of the oldest capital of South America | San Francisco de Quito, the capital of Ecuador, was founded by the Spanish conquistador Sebastián de Benalcázar in ; which makes it the oldest capital city in South America and one of the highest capitals of the world with an altitude of 2, meter.

      Quito is a great central starting point for touring Ecuador. You can arrange for guided tours in Quito or travel to various places throughout the country from Quito. For those of us who live in Ecuador, Quito is a great escape is you're feeling home sick, since this city provides many modern conveniences. Colonial Cuenca extension includes transfer from your hotel in Guayaquil to Cuenca, and 2 nights in Mansion Alcazar, breakfast and dinner included. 1 Guidance in Italian, French, German Portuguese and Japanese is available under petition. Subject to availability and with an extra cost.


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