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Art from the Andes: Spanish Colonial Paintings (Portland)

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Art from the Andes: Spanish Colonial Paintings from the Elvin A. Duerst Bequest

Portland Art Museum, Maine

19 December 2015 – 20 March 2016

Art from the Andes features distinctive religious paintings that illustrate the creative melding of cultures in the Andes following the Spanish conquest. The paintings were left to the Museum by Elvin A. Duerst, a native of McMinnville, long employed by the State Department in South America.

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