The Virgin of Guadalupe: Art and Legend (Hardcover)

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The Virgin of Guadalupe: Art and Legend (Hardcover)


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Celebrating one of the most beloved world icons through art and prose.

The Virgin of Guadalupe is a brilliant art book that celebrates a popular cultural icon, a venerable symbol of compassion, hope, and humility--and one of the most popular pieces of ancient art ever created. Featuring color photographs, bilingual English and Spanish captions, and an evocative essay, the book includes lyrical quotes from Aztec legends, miraculous apparitions, storied histories, and colorful folklore.

John Annerino is the photographer and author of sixteen distinguished photography books, including the award-winning Desert Light, Indian Country, Vanishing Borderlands, Canyons of the Southwest, The Wild Country of Mexico, and Roughstock: The Toughest Events in Rodeo. His work has also appeared in National Geographic Adventure, LIFE, Newsweek, People, Scientific American, Time, and Travel & Leisure. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.

Product Details ISBN: 9781423624714
ISBN-10: 1423624718
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
Publication Date: March 1st, 2012
Pages: 112
Language: English