By discussing the cultural role of iconography, this article explores the likely source of representations in Felipe Guaman Pomade Ayala's The First New Chronicle and Good Government. His process of appropriation serves as a model of the new Andean cultural production by showcasing how emblematic allegories have been used in Latin America to illustrate Colonial manuscripts as well as national emblems and public art.
Ortega, Julio and Debenshire, Philip
"Representation and Appropriation in Guamán Poma de Ayala,"
Journal of Global Initiatives: Policy, Pedagogy, Perspective:
2, Article 2.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.kennesaw.edu/jgi/vol7/iss2/2