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Los Nueve Secretos de Art 1916

MS 071


Collection Summary

Creator: Castillero R., Ernesto J. (Ernesto de Jesús Castillero Reyes), 1889-1981.
Collection Name: Los Nueve Secretos de Art
Inclusive Dates: 1916
Physical Description:.1 linear feet
Abstract:Holograph notebook with twelve formulas for crafts and decorative artwork using textiles, paper, photographs, metals, and glass. Notebook is signed, and includes a place and date: "Antón, noviembre de 1916." In addition to the directions for each formula are color mixtures, lists of materials used, and their total cost. Illustrated with a few small explanatory drawings. Formulas include those for incrusting and engraving glass; illuminating photographic portraits; painting on velvet, corduroy, and satin; making pictures of bronze; and constructing fruits and flowers.
Collection Number:MS 071
Language: Materials are in Spanish.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Panamanian educator, historian and author.


Scope and Content Note

Holograph notebook with twelve formulas for crafts and decorative artwork using textiles, paper, photographs, metals, and glass. Notebook is signed, and includes a place and date: "Antón, noviembre de 1916." In addition to the directions for each formula are color mixtures, lists of materials used, and their total cost. Illustrated with a few small explanatory drawings. Formulas include those for incrusting and engraving glass; illuminating photographic portraits; painting on velvet, corduroy, and satin; making pictures of bronze; and constucting fruits and flowers.

Notebook cover is stamped: "Compliments of the National Navigation Company of Panama," and the endpapers have printed calendars for 1908 and 1909.


Arrangement

This collection is organized by formula.

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

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Access Terms

Geographic Name(s)
Panama.

Subject(s)
Decoration and ornament -- Panama.
Handicraft -- Panama.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Los Nueve Secretos de Art (MS 071). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as purchase, 1967.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.