America : bride of the sun : 500 years Latin America and the Low Countries / Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp ; [catalogue final editing J. Fred Muggs, Ine Pisters, Frank Vanhaecke].
By: Muggs, J Fred
Contributor(s): Pisters, Ine | Vanhaecke, Frank | Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten (Antwerp)Language: English Publisher: Antwerp : Imschoot; Administration of External Relations, Ministry of the Flemish Community, 1992.Description: 528p. : ill., maps, photos (many col.) ; 30cm.ISBN: 9072191625
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Published to accompany the exhibition held at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, 1 February - 31 May, 1992.
Contents: Heterophobic halls of mirrors: Sepúlveda's "alterization" of the Indians / Rudi Laermans; Latin America as the "Promised land": Antwerp and the Belgian emigration 1843-1890 / John Everaert; A short history of mining in Potosí / Wilson Mendieta Pacheco; Luxury furniture from Antwerp in Latin America / Ria Fabri; The conquest of the Indian soul: missionaries from the Low Countries in Spanish America (1493-1767) / John Everaert; Contributions of the Franciscan Brother Peter of Ghent to the painting and architecture of New Spain during the 16th century / Norma Lovera de Navarro; Missionary iconography on both sides of the Atlantic (Mechelen-Tunja-Cuzco) / Paul Vandenbroeck; Amerindian art and ornamental objects in royal collections: Brussels, Mechelen, Duurstede 1520-1530 / Paul Vandenbroeck; The Empress Europe and her three sisters: the symbolic representation of Europe's superiority claim in the Low Countries 1570-1655 / Ernst van den Boogaart; De Bry's Grands voyages (1590-1634): the first grand-scale European reportage on America / Bernadette J. Bucher; The indigenous element in colonial art / Teresa Gisbert; From the god with serpent-staff to the heavenly artillery / Paul Vandenbroeck; The contribution of colonial painting to the spread of the image of America / María Concepción García Sáiz; The Flemish influence in Andean art / José de Mesa; Latin American iconography of Saint James the killer of Moors / Gustavo Navarro Castro; The migration of images: inscriptions of land and body in Latin America / Charles Merewether; Ver América / Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, M. Catherine de Zegher.