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Idols behind altars.

Anita Brenner

Idols behind altars.

The story of the Mexican spirit. With a new introduction by the author.

by Anita Brenner

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Mexico,
  • Indians of Mexico -- Religion and mythology,
  • Artists -- Mexico,
  • Mexico -- Antiquities.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6550 B7 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359p.
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18649638M

    Another Promised Land: Anita Brenner’s Mexico offers a new perspective on the art and visual culture of Mexico and its relationship to the United States as seen through the life and work of the Mexican-born, American Jewish writer Anita Brenner (–). Brenner was an integral part of the circle of Mexican modernists in the s and played an important role in promoting and. Jan 02,  · In Modotti and Weston took the photographs for Brenner’s landmark book on Mexican art, Idols Behind Altars: The Story of the Mexican Spirit (). In addition, Modotti documented murals by Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, and other leading artists.

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    Nov 16,  · A review of Brenner’s book Idols Behind Altars wrote that it could “be described as a symphonic interpretation of Mexico through its arts and artists, from the unknown maker of the Aztec codex to the contemporary revolutionary artists who wears overalls and works eight hours a day painting huge frescos on the walls of public buildings. The Four Altars • Altars in the Bible signify places of worship and sacrifice, and the lives of Bible characters in the Old Testament are often marked by the altars they made. • Altars can teach us much about our worship today, because worship is not just an ACT, it is a LIFESTYLE!


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