2006 Days of the Dead Wall Calendar

2006 Days of the Dead Wall Calendar

by Andrews McMeel
     
 

Days of the Dead makes another year festive with a selection of remarkable Mexican folk art celebrating the "Cult of the Dead." This festival is traditionally observed from October 31 to November 2, the Catholic feast of All Souls. The calendar features works from the unparalleled collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas. Lively folk art, fromSee more details below

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Days of the Dead makes another year festive with a selection of remarkable Mexican folk art celebrating the "Cult of the Dead." This festival is traditionally observed from October 31 to November 2, the Catholic feast of All Souls. The calendar features works from the unparalleled collection of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas. Lively folk art, from sculpture and painting to papier-m�ch�, illustrates the colorful m�lange of ritual and rejoicing that characterizes this widely observed tradition. A year-round tribute to a unique tradition that celebrates this life with an exuberant reverence for the next.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789312600
Publisher:
Universe Publishing
Publication date:
07/01/2005
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
11.90(w) x 12.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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