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Art, Colonial -- Peru

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Emilio Harth-Terré Collection

Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 015
Scope and Contents 1930s-1970s.  The collection consists of papers of Emilio Harth-Terré, the noted Peruvian architect, related to the art and architecture of colonial Peru. The collection includes some professional correspondence; manuscripts of articles by Harth-Terré and others; reprints and clippings; very extensive notes and transcripts of documents in various civil and church archives in Peru on gold- and silversmiths and Indian, black, and mestizo artisans and painters; also notes on various colonial...
Dates: 1930-1970

Emilio Harth-Terré Photograph Collection

Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 02
Overview 1930s-1970s.  A collection of 4,332 gelatin silver prints dating to the period between 1930 and 1970. Among the many images are those of colonial architecture, colonial art, and archaeological sites all located within Peru. Materials in the collection also document earthquake destruction in the city of Lima.
Dates: 1930s - 1970s