September 19, 2021 Comment off

Discuss this style and iconography and what made it different from earlier religious images

Discussion 1 The expansion of settlement westward across the continent in the 19th century was often justified using the ideology of Manifest Destiny. Describe this ideology and how it was represented visually, using an example to illustrate your point Discussion 2 The Roman Catholic art produced in New Mexico in the first half of the 19th century drew on Mexican and European prototypes but also developed a style and iconography that was unique to the region. Discuss this style and iconography and what made it different from earlier religious images (e.g. the image of the Virgin Mary on the banner of Cortes or France Bringing the Faith to the Indians of New France, attributed to Frre Luc).