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Title Quito Costumes
Artist Salas, Ramon (1815-1880)
Document Type Art
Description From the Newberry Library: Collection of 36 original watercolors by Ecuadorian artist, Ramon Salas who originated "Quito Manners and Customs." These natural watercolors depict the dress, culture and social customs of the inhabitants of Quito, Ecuador in the 19th century.
Keywords dress, ceremony, ritual, culture, clothing, art
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference Vault Ayer Art Quito Costumes