Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
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This thesis examines the ways in which Potosí's two most influential colonial artists represented the urban dynamics of race, class and labor in their depictions of the Andean 'City of Silver' during the eighteenth century, when silver production, profits and population were dramatically declining.
Ficek, Agnieszka A., "Performing Conquest and Resistance in the Streets of Eighteenth Century Potosí: Identity and Artifice in the Cityscapes of Gaspar Miguel de Berrío and Melchor Pérez de Holguín" (2015). CUNY Academic Works.
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