Carlos Murillo C. & Jose Maria Jara attributed/collaboration “Fiesta Del Pueblo-Danza Del Toro 1899” Oil on Canvas P781

Really a knockout. A large oil full of life and painted with devotion and verve by Carlos Murillo, most probably in collaboration with his mentor and teacher, Jose Maria Jara Peregrina. José Jara's paintings were hugely popular in their time, and remain important. His fascination with folklore and custom, "Mexicanismo" prefigured the twentieth century intellectual ...