A majestic bird flies over a garden created by Asunta Pelaez. She paints the scene by hand on the reverse side of glass to grace a mirror frame. This fascinating art form is unique to the Cajamarca region of Peru.
Reverse painted glass and plywood
Frame: 17.8 inches H x 14.8 inches W x 0.6 inches D
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.