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Ceremonial sculpture of ancient Veracruz

Ceremonial sculpture of ancient Veracruz

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Published by Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus in Brookville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Veracruz-Llave (Mexico : State),
  • Mexico,
  • Veracruz-Llave (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Indian sculpture -- Mexico -- Veracruz-Llave (State) -- Exhibitions.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Veracruz-Llave (State) -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.,
    • Veracruz-Llave (Mexico : State) -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.,
    • Mexico -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 92-94.

      Statementcurator, Marilyn M. Goldstein.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsGoldstein, Marilyn M., Hillwood Art Gallery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.1.V47 C47 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2078664M
      LC Control Number88113853

      Indian Mounted on an Elephant Crushing a Tiger: Title: modeled ca. ; first cast ca. Period: Accession: creature, elephant, tiger, bronze. A sculpture of this size would probably appear in public or ritual contexts rather than domestic situations. Anonymous gift facilitated by Walter Knox, Scottsdale, AZ. Female Ceramic Sculpture CE Veracruz, Mexico. Veracruz developed a robust .

      Of buff-colored clay, depicting a standing female figure with arms outstretched, her hands facing the sky as if in greeting, the well-defined face with almond-shaped eyes, triangular nose, and round open mouth, clothed in a short poncho decorated with waist tassels, a long, tight-fitting skirt with her feet emerging beneath the hem, with a rope or belt tied around her waist. A giant stone sculpture is an artifact of the Olmec culture, which inhabited southern Mexico about B.C. The head guards the entrance to the La Punta site .

      MetPublications is a portal to the Met's comprehensive book and online publishing program with close to titles published from to the present. MetPublications is a portal to the Met's comprehensive publishing program featuring over five decades of Met books, Journals, Bulletins, and online publications on art history available to read. At that time a large pyramid and a series of plazas and ceremonial platforms were erected and accompanied by monumental stone sculpture, an example of which, Monument 1, contains an early Maya hieroglyphic inscription (fig. B) (Sharer ).


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El Tajin was the major center of Classic Veracruz culture; other notable settlements include Higueras, Zapotal, Cerro de las Mesas, Nopiloa, and. The sculpture of Castillo de Teayo is analyzed by Felipe Solís in Escultura de Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz, Mexico (Mexico, ). Sahagun describes the Huastecs in Book 10 of the Florentine Codex, while Guy Stresser Péan summarizes the ethnohistory of the region and its inhabitants in "Ancient sources on the Huasteca," Handbook of Middle.

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Michael Coe 9 Michael D. Coe & Richard A. Diehl, In the Land of the Olmec, University of Texas Press, Austin,pp. 29, 62, excavated what appears to be a ball court and found figurines of ball players (dating to – B.C.) at San Lorenzo in the heart of the Olmec country of Veracruz.Jarocha, that beautiful girl from the coast that dances to the rhythm of sound with her white dress with a silk sash and a flower in her hair behind her ear The Veracruz culture is one of the most distinct of Mexican folklore, a great jarocha fiesta, coast gastronomy and mixed dances form a multicolor painting that is worthy of knowing.The history of Mexico over twenty centuries is examined in text and photographs revealing the creative activities of her artists.