This study aims to analyze a series of images in the repertory visual issued in Peru Bishop Baltasar Jaime Martinez of Compañón to 1790, whose common denominator is the illustration with regard to the practice of Chaco and Andean Chacuy understood as a practice the hunting of animals with his hands. It proposes an approach to the visual or pictorial representation, from the very biography of the images. Interest detecting the first of those lives, that is the context of production, which takes place within, rather than on the edges, the Spanish colonial system itself.
About display and vista of Chaco: Reproduction and aesthetic sensibility of Andean hunting (18th century).Abstract in spanish
Keywords: pictorial representation,context of production,visuality,hunting.
Author: Carolina Odone. Licenciada Historia. Candidata a Doctor en Historia. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Received: April 01th, 2008, Accepted: May 20th, 2008
Revista Chilena de Antropología Visual - número 11 - Santiago, junio 2008 - 20/35 pp. - ISSN 0718-876x. Rev. chil. antropol. vis.