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The Art and Architecture of Ancient America

George Kubler

The Art and Architecture of Ancient America

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology,
  • Architecture,
  • History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600,
  • History of art: BCE to c 500 CE, ancient & classical world,
  • History of art: c 500 CE to c 1400,
  • The Americas,
  • General,
  • Architecture / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9697566M
    ISBN 100300053231
    ISBN 109780300053234
    OCLC/WorldCa232587758


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Meehs and my colleagues in the Department of the History of Art. Susan B. Matheson, the Molly and Walter Bareiss Curator of Ancient Art, oversees the collections of art from the ancient Mediterranean and ancient Americas. She has organized exhibitions on Greek vases, Dura-Europos, and Neoclassical and Gothic Revival Art, and she was cocurator of the exhibition I, Claudia: Women in Ancient Rome in This book examines the development of the principal styles of ancient American architecture, sculpture, and painting until the end of the Aztec and Inca empires in the 16th century.

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