Santos; The Religious Folk Art of New Mexico.
by Wilder, Mitchell A., Edgar Breitenbach
The Taylor Museum,
First edition. 49pp, plus 64 full page plates each with a facing page of text. Spine faded, boards spotted, internally very good. Inscribed by the author on the half-title, "Dr. Mumey - With best wishes to a fellow Ôsantero.' M. A. Wilder." This is one of the earliest scholarly treatments of the religious folk art of New Mexico, featuring wood sculptures from the collection of author Frank Applegate.
Book Id: 26733