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Mexican Folk Art: Coloring Book (Dover Coloring Book)

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Striking adaptations of authentic native art — rich in beauty and originality — depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec ceramic candlestick, aand images of jaguars taken from a lacquered chest from Guerrero. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 eye-catching illustrations will also inspire artists, designers, and craftspeople.

Colorists will enjoy adding their own hues to 30 striking and authentic renderings of Mexican folk art, among them a nineteenth-century paper cut design of the "Sacred Heart," a water bird design for earthenware, and a piece of cloth depicting the Virgin of Guadalupe, and an amate-paper painting of a horse.

Synopsis:

Thirty striking adaptations of authentic native art incorporated into clothing and other domestic items, among them images of jaguars from a lacquered chest and floral designs from a woman's cape.

Synopsis:

Striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 illustrations will also inspire artists, designers, and craftspeople.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486427508
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Activity Books - Coloring Books
Author:
Noble, Marty
Author:
Coloring Books
Author:
Coloring Books for Grownups
Subject:
Activity Books
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Activity Books
Subject:
Children's Activities- Coloring Books
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Design Coloring Books
Publication Date:
20030117
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 6 up to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in 0.31 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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Mexican Folk Art: Coloring Book (Dover Coloring Book)
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Thirty striking adaptations of authentic native art incorporated into clothing and other domestic items, among them images of jaguars from a lacquered chest and floral designs from a woman's cape.
"Synopsis" by ,
Striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 illustrations will also inspire artists, designers, and craftspeople.
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