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Sunday October 19, 2008

Casta Paintings Mexico 18th Century

Posted by David Theo Goldberg 1 comment(s)

"The history of Casta painting reveals that this represents a social commitment with a long historical tail." (From the Threat of Race)

One response to “Casta Paintings Mexico 18th Century”

  1. Raul says:

    I have been fascinated by this topic since first being introduced to Casta paintings some 20 years ago. We visited the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Florida. Being American of Puertorican descent, I see the resulting phenotypes in my children, cousins, and uncles.

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