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Description Mestizo, Mestiza, Mestizo (Pintura de casta del Perú/Casta painting from Peru.)
Oil on canvas, 152.5x124.5 cm (about 60 x 49 in.)
Museo Nacional de Antropología, Madrid.
Date circa 1770
Yasmín Ramírez, "New World Orders: Casta Painting and Colonial Latin America at the Americas Society" artnet Magazine (December 2, 1996).
Author Anonymous


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