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Cartagena

Fernando Carrasco Zaldúa.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American and Caribbean Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 739 words.

(de Indias)

City in northern Colombia. It is located on the Caribbean coast in northern Colombia, in the department of Bolívar, with a population in the late 20th century of cnull...

Emerald

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Latin American and Caribbean Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 91 words.

Green variety of Beryl, mined in Upper Egypt and India from antiquity and in Colombia both before and after the Spanish Conquest. Nero is said to have watched gladiatorial contests...

Gensler

Sara Stevens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 895 words.

American architectural firm started by Arthur Gensler Drue Gensler, and Jim Follett in 1965 in San Francisco, CA. M. Arthur Gensler jr (b Brooklyn, New York, 1935) attended Cornell...

Globalization of the art market

Olav Velthuis.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Financial Aspects of Art; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 2829 words.

[emerging art markets]

Since the 1980s art markets have developed rapidly outside of Europe and the USA. In the so-called BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) this...

Lamanai

H. Stanley Loten.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Pre-Columbian Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 715 words.

[Indian Church]

Site of extensive Pre-Columbian Maya settlement in northern Belize, on a low ridge on the west shore of the New River Lagoon at its northern end, where the...

Mola

Linda Mowat.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 337 words.

Term for a colourful appliqué blouse worn by Kuna Indian women on the mainland and San Blas Islands of Panama and in the Darien region of north-western Colombia. Mola is the Kuna...

Raffles, (Thomas) Stamford

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 374 words.

(b off Port Morant, Jamaica, July 6, 1781; d Barnet, Herts, July 5, 1826).

English colonial administrator. He was educated at the Mansion House School, London, and in 1795...

Restitution

Noémie Goldman and Kim Oosterlinck.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Forgery, Falsification, and Theft of Artworks; Financial Aspects of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Art of the United States; Greek and Roman Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; Jewish Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; East Asian Art. 3268 words.

Term for the return of lost or looted cultural objects to their country of origin, former owners, or their heirs. The loss of the object may happen in a variety of contexts (armed...

Rosewood

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Latin American and Caribbean Art; South and Southeast Asian Art. 71 words.

Close-grained wood taken from the trees of the genera Dalbergia; the traditional source was Brazil, where it is known as Jacaranda; the variety from South and South-east Asia is Indian...