A Heritage of Saints (HB)
Written by Esperanza Bunag Gatbonton, this book traces the styles, techniques and influences involved in the making of the Filipino santo - religious images of the Spanish colonial period that have become highly prized among antique collectors. It looks at the santo from historical and cultural perspectives and relates how it has been shaped into the local tradition. The author also provides guidelines for recognizing regional characteristics and dating specific styles of the santo.
Editorial Associates Ltd, Philippines & Hong Kong
Hardcover / 11.25 x 8.25 inches / 195 pages / Color
One copy only. Previously owned. Good condition.