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1848

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Tikal

William A. Haviland.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Pre-Columbian Art. 1016 words.

Site of a Pre-Columbian Maya city in the Petén region of north-eastern Guatemala. By the 2nd century ad Tikal had become the undisputed political and cultural leader in the southern...

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Gutiérrez, Rodrigo

Esperanza Garrido.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 200 words.

(b San Luis Potosí, 1848; d Mexico City, 1903).

Mexican painter. He studied at the Academia de San Carlos in Mexico City (1865–71) and was an outstanding pupil of the...

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Gálvez Suárez, Alfredo

Jorge Luján-Muñoz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 403 words.

(b Cobán Alta Verapaz, July 28, 1899; d Guatemala City, Dec 14, 1946).

Guatemalan painter. He was a pupil of Justo de Gandarias (1848–1933), a Spanish artist residing in...

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Debret, Jean-Baptiste

Roberto Pontual.

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P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art Education; 18th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 513 words.

(b Paris, April 18, 1768; d Paris, June 28, 1848).

French painter and draughtsman, active in Brazil. When very young he accompanied his cousin, Jacques-Louis David, on a...

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Villasana, José María

Aída Sierra Torres.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 226 words.

(b Veracruz, 1848; d Tacubaya, Mexico City, Feb 14, 1904).

Mexican illustrator and lithographer. He began his career in 1869, making prints for the weekly La ilustración...

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