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San Antonio 1718 Lecture: Fashioning the Self in the Age of Bourbon Reform by Ray Hernández-Durán

Dr. Ray Hernández-Durán, an Associate Professor of Art History in the Department of Art at the University of New Mexico, discusses the late colonial art of New Spain. Hernández-Durán will briefly look at the language of eighteenth-century colonial portraiture, its social function, and its relationship to the Bourbon reforms, which were transforming the Novo-hispanic society.

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