Collection ASM0611 - Stephen Stein Retablos Collection

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Stephen Stein Retablos Collection



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This collection contains research notes, reports, documents, pamphlets, and 3D objects from Stephen Stein, a history professor at the University of Miami. The Peruvian retablos are from the master retablo maker, Nicario Jimenez Quispe, who inherited his skills from a long line of retablo makers in Alcamenca in Ayacucho, Peru, which is located in the Andes. Most of his research captures the history, traditional, and political climate of South America in the 20th century with a focus on Peru as a center of study.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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This collection was donated by Stephen Stein, 2016

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Several books were donated as part of the collection and have been separated into the catalog.

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