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Popular Arts of Mexico: 1850-1950

Popular Arts of Mexico: 1850-1950

Donna McMenamin

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One hundred years worth of quality Mexican popular art, including pottery, clay figures, marionettes, straw mosaics, Talavera, clay banks, coconut banks, laquerware, wood panels and rugs, from 1850-1950, is covered here, with over 370 color photographs illustrating over 675 objects. Collecting hints are included in every chapter. The book concludes with room shots, illustrating many beautiful options for displaying collections. A values reference guide is up-to-date.

Size: 9″ x 12″ | 397 color photos | Price Guide | 240 pp
ISBN13: 9780764332845 | Binding: hard cover


After collecting historic Native American arts for over a decade, Donna McMenamin’s attention turned to early Mexican folk art. In addition to having excellent collections in both categories, she is also a dealer exhibiting at antique shows and by private appointment.