Power Faith Image
Published in conjunction with the exhibition at the Ayala Museum, this scholarly book authored by Regalado Trota Jose and Ramon N. Villegas is the most comprehensive survey of the use of ivory in Philippine art and religious objects from the 16th to the 19th century. With almost 400 items in the exhibition, it is the largest gathering of ivory masterpieces culled from various public and private collections in the Philippines. This book provides a historical overview of the ivory trade as well as detailed information on the types, forms, subjects, and techniques used in ivory in Philippine art.
Ayala Foundation Inc., Philippines
Hardcover / 10.5 x 8.5 inches / 303 pages / Color
One copy only. Previously owned, good condition.