PAINTING IN LATIN AMERICA, 1550-1820
FROM CONQUEST TO INDEPENDENCE
Category: Xvi-xviii century art
Painting in Latin America, 1550--1820: From Conquest to Independence surveys the diverse styles, subjects, and iconography of painting in Latin America between the 16th and 19th centuries. While European art forms were widely disseminated, copied, and adapted throughout Latin America, colonial painting is not a derivative extension of Europe.