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Home Altars of Mexico [PDF / Epub] ☁ Home Altars of Mexico Author Rámon A. Gutiérrez – Thomashillier.co.uk For over a decade Dana Salvo has traveled throughout the central highlands and southern states of Mexico with artist Dawn Southworth and their young children Jahna and Simone They have visited the Pur For over a decade Dana Salvo has traveled throughout the central highlands and southern states of Mexico with artist Dawn Southworth Home Altars PDF/EPUB or and their young children Jahna and Simone They have visited the Purepechan Indians in Michoacan the Chamulan and Zinacantan tribes in Chiapas the Maya of the Yucatan peninsula and several other isolated groups in the countryside Welcomed into the homes of these rural peoples as few outsiders have been before Salvo was permitted the rare privilege of photographing the home environments of these families Central to each interior was the altarcito or home altar These dazzling large format color photographs depict the altars in all their glory and meticulous detail The essays provide the cultural and historic background to the practice of constructing domestic altars linking the ancient traditions with modern customs.

  • Paperback
  • 136 pages
  • Home Altars of Mexico
  • Rámon A. Gutiérrez
  • English
  • 22 March 2016
  • 9780826317858

1 thoughts on “Home Altars of Mexico

  1. Lillian Lillian says:

    I love this book It has great detailed pictures of real altars in real homes not a bunch of marble and fancy stuff but wrapping paper and water stains The essays are insightful and to the point Good inspiration for found art collage shrines symbolism projects or decorating schemes A real gem

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