Picture Collections in Mexico: A Guide to Picture Sources in the United Mexican States by Marth DavidsonPicture Collections in Mexico: A Guide to Picture Sources in the United Mexican States by Marth Davidson

Picture Collections in Mexico: A Guide to Picture Sources in the United Mexican States

byMarth Davidson, Carlota Duarte, Raul Solano Nunez

Hardcover | April 1, 1988

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This first directory to over 500 public and private collections of pictorial documents created and preserved in the United Mexican States facilitates access to images of Mexico as seen through Mexican eyes. It is designed for specialists in Mexican and Latin American studies, picture researchers, and other media professionals. The book gives essential information about historical and documentary picture collections belonging to archives, libraries, museums, universities and other institutions, government sources, photographers, private collectors, and publishers in Mexico. Pictures are of many types. With a Spanish/English glossary, two maps, and 40 black-and-white full-page reproductions of pictures from the collections.

About The Author

Martha Davidson (B.A., art history, Swarthmore College) has been a picture researcher, writer, and editor for over fifteen years. She combines freelance picture research and consulting with work at the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University. Carlota Duarte, R.S.C.J. (M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design), a professional artist and photo...

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Title:Picture Collections in Mexico: A Guide to Picture Sources in the United Mexican StatesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:346 pages, 11.36 × 8.64 × 1 inPublished:April 1, 1988Publisher:Scarecrow Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810820749

ISBN - 13:9780810820746

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...Exemplary...The type is large and clear, and the page well designed for maximal legibility. Even the quality of paper, binding, and case deserves praise. An eminently respectable addition to art collections with photographic interests."