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Sierra de la Calle, Blas: MUSEO SAN AGUSTIN. 450 Years of Art, 450 Years of Love. Manila, 2018. 543 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 30x21 cm. Cloth.
A survey of the history, buildings and art collection of this museum, church and convent located in the old walled quarter of Intramuros in Manila. The church was founded in 1571 and, in addition to being a major place of religious worship in the Philippines, has also accumulated a fascinating and important collection of art and artefacts relating to Christianity in, and the colonial history of, the Philippines over four centuries. Illustrated throughout and text in English. The most comprehensive and detailed publication on this major historical site.
Subjects: Religion Art
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 36 in printed List 197.
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