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The Resource Mexico : splendors of thirty centuries, introduction by Octavio Paz

Mexico : splendors of thirty centuries, introduction by Octavio Paz

Label
Mexico : splendors of thirty centuries
Title
Mexico
Title remainder
splendors of thirty centuries
Statement of responsibility
introduction by Octavio Paz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
709/.72/0747471
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N6550
LC item number
.M48 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Mexico : splendors of thirty centuries, introduction by Octavio Paz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oct. 10, 1990-Jan. 13, 1991; the San Antonio Museum of Art, Apr. 6-Aug. 4, 1991; and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 6-Dec. 29, 1991
  • "A Bulfinch Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 699-700) and index
Contents
  • Will for form / Octavio Paz -- Precolumbian art. Ancient Mexican art : diversity in unity / Beatriz de la Fuente. The Olmec at La Venta / Richard A. Diehl. Izapa : between Olmec and Maya / Gareth W. Lowe. The metropolis of Teotihuacán / Rubén Cabrera Castro. Monte Alban : hilltop capital in Oaxaca / Marcus Winter. The Maya of lowland Palenque / Roberto García Moll. El Tajín : great center of the northeast / S. Jeffrey K. Wilkerson. Chichén Itzá and prosperity in Yucatán / Peter J. Schmidt. Imperial Tenochtitlan / Eduardo Matos Moctezuma --
  • Viceregal art. The progress of art in New Spain / Jorge Alberto Manrique. The mission : evangelical utopianism in the New World (1523-1600) / Donna Pierce. Painted manuscripts / Elizabeth Hill Boone. Mexican architecture and sculpture in Renaissance modes / Johanna Hecht. Mexican painting of the Renaissance and Counter-Reformation / Marcus Burke. Creole identity and the transmutation of European forms / Johanna Hecht. A Mexican artistic consciousness / Marcus Burke. The liberation of viceregal architecture and design / Johanna Hecht. Painting : the eighteenth-century Mexican school / Marcus Burke. Decorative arts and furniture / Donna Pierce. Ceramics / Donna Pierce. The Academy, neoclassicism, and independence / Marcus Burke --
  • Nineteenth-century art. The nineteenth century / Fausto Ramírez. Printmaking : Posada and his contemporaries / David W. Kiehl -- Twentieth-century art. Mexican art of the twentieth century / Dore Ashton
Control code
21593549
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xv, 712 p.
Isbn
9780870995958
Lccn
90038083
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Clothbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)
Label
Mexico : splendors of thirty centuries, introduction by Octavio Paz
Publication
Note
  • Issued in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oct. 10, 1990-Jan. 13, 1991; the San Antonio Museum of Art, Apr. 6-Aug. 4, 1991; and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 6-Dec. 29, 1991
  • "A Bulfinch Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 699-700) and index
Contents
  • Will for form / Octavio Paz -- Precolumbian art. Ancient Mexican art : diversity in unity / Beatriz de la Fuente. The Olmec at La Venta / Richard A. Diehl. Izapa : between Olmec and Maya / Gareth W. Lowe. The metropolis of Teotihuacán / Rubén Cabrera Castro. Monte Alban : hilltop capital in Oaxaca / Marcus Winter. The Maya of lowland Palenque / Roberto García Moll. El Tajín : great center of the northeast / S. Jeffrey K. Wilkerson. Chichén Itzá and prosperity in Yucatán / Peter J. Schmidt. Imperial Tenochtitlan / Eduardo Matos Moctezuma --
  • Viceregal art. The progress of art in New Spain / Jorge Alberto Manrique. The mission : evangelical utopianism in the New World (1523-1600) / Donna Pierce. Painted manuscripts / Elizabeth Hill Boone. Mexican architecture and sculpture in Renaissance modes / Johanna Hecht. Mexican painting of the Renaissance and Counter-Reformation / Marcus Burke. Creole identity and the transmutation of European forms / Johanna Hecht. A Mexican artistic consciousness / Marcus Burke. The liberation of viceregal architecture and design / Johanna Hecht. Painting : the eighteenth-century Mexican school / Marcus Burke. Decorative arts and furniture / Donna Pierce. Ceramics / Donna Pierce. The Academy, neoclassicism, and independence / Marcus Burke --
  • Nineteenth-century art. The nineteenth century / Fausto Ramírez. Printmaking : Posada and his contemporaries / David W. Kiehl -- Twentieth-century art. Mexican art of the twentieth century / Dore Ashton
Control code
21593549
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xv, 712 p.
Isbn
9780870995958
Lccn
90038083
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Clothbound.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)

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