Mexican Painters, 1940
Painters: Rivera, Orozco, Siqueiros, Cantu and Other Artists of the Social
MacKinley Helm is an author.
writer and collector. Among his books is Mexican school of painting
Definitive introduction to the art and artists of Mexico
during great artistic movements of the 20s and 30s. In-depth discussion of
major figures—Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros —
as well as 40 other artists: Guerrero Galvan, Federico Cantú, Guillermo Meza,
Frida Kahlo , Maria Izquierdo , Chavez Morado more. Fascinating insights,
political and social movements, historical context, etc. 95 illustrations.
Spring in Spain by MacKinley Helm
Spain satnds at the crossroads of history.
Here among hillsides still rise the ancient
Arenas and soaringaqueducts of Rome. Here are the
fantastic arabesques of mosque and place, remnants of the Moslem conquests ten
is not only a writer of great distinction- he is a man who knows the
satisfactions of travel and the significance of history.
MacKinley Helm was educated at the Universities of Idaho,
Princeton, and Cambridge, England, taking his doctorate at Harvard in 1932. He
is the author of many distinguished books among them Angel Mo’ and her Son, Roland Hayes; John Marin; Modern Mexican
Painters; and Journeying Through Mexico. He is one of the foremost
authorities on Mexican art. His home is in Brookline Massachusetts.
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