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The Resource Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil

Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil

Label
Maya art and architecture
Title
Maya art and architecture
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the visual world of the Maya, explaining how and why the Maya created paintings, sculpture and monuments. With an array of new material, from recent finds including the La Corona panels, to new studies of the monuments at Palenque, Zotz and elsewhere, to the beautiful wall paintings discovered in recent years, this new edition will be essential reading
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Mary Ellen
Dewey number
709.72
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
F1435.3.A7
LC item number
M54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Neil, Megan Eileen
Series statement
Thames & Hudson world of art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maya art
  • Maya architecture
  • Mayas
Label
Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 1999
  • "254 illustrations, 191 in color."
Bar code
  • 31223107489982
  • 31223107489974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Precious and plain : the materials of Maya art and architecture -- 3. Building the Maya world -- 4. The human form -- 5. Makers and modelers : developing sculptural style -- 6. Maya sculpture of the palace and court -- 7. Sculpture of the north : the art of Yucatan and Chichen Itza -- 8. From the hand of the scribe : painted vessels in Maya art -- 9. The splendor of colors : the art of murals and books -- 10. A modern world of Maya art
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780500204221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • 876286564
  • (OCoLC)876286564
Label
Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 1999
  • "254 illustrations, 191 in color."
Bar code
  • 31223107489982
  • 31223107489974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Precious and plain : the materials of Maya art and architecture -- 3. Building the Maya world -- 4. The human form -- 5. Makers and modelers : developing sculptural style -- 6. Maya sculpture of the palace and court -- 7. Sculpture of the north : the art of Yucatan and Chichen Itza -- 8. From the hand of the scribe : painted vessels in Maya art -- 9. The splendor of colors : the art of murals and books -- 10. A modern world of Maya art
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780500204221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • 876286564
  • (OCoLC)876286564

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