The Resource Images from the underworld : Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting, Andrea J. Stone

Images from the underworld : Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting, Andrea J. Stone

Label
Images from the underworld : Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting
Title
Images from the underworld
Title remainder
Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting
Statement of responsibility
Andrea J. Stone
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Describes the cave site of Naj Tunich in the southeastern Petén region of Guatemala. Includes an analysis of the cave painting style and iconography and (with Barbara MacLeod) of the hieroglyphic texts that accompany some of them. A survey of cave paintings from other parts of the Maya world and elsewhere in Mesoamerica provides a broad comparative context"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stone, Andrea Joyce
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.1.N35
LC item number
S76 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Naj Tunich Site (Guatemala)
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • Naj Tunich (Guatemala ; site archéologique)
  • Naj Tunich
  • Maya
  • Maya art
  • Maya painting
  • Cave paintings
  • Mayas
  • Cave paintings
  • Maya art
  • Maya painting
  • Mayas
  • Mayas
  • Art maya
  • Peinture pariétale
  • Peinture précolombienne
  • Felsbild
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
Images from the underworld : Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting, Andrea J. Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The Topographic Context of Maya Cave Painting -- 3. A Further Exploration of Topographic Context: The Mesoamerican Landscape and the Cave -- 4. Maya and Mesoamerican Cave Painting: A Survey of Sites and Images -- 5. Naj Tunich: An Introduction to the Site and Its Art -- 6. Images from Naj Tunich -- 7. The Hieroglyphic Inscriptions of Naj Tunich / Barbara MacLeod and Andrea Stone -- 8. A Catalog of Naj Tunich Paintings and Petroglyphs -- 9. Maya Cave Painting: Summary of a Tradition -- Appendix A: The Geologic Context of Maya Cave Paintings / George Veni -- Appendix B: Standard Cave Map Symbols
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 284 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780292755529
Lccn
94011145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30353214
  • (OCoLC)ocm30353214
Label
Images from the underworld : Naj Tunich and the tradition of Maya cave painting, Andrea J. Stone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. The Topographic Context of Maya Cave Painting -- 3. A Further Exploration of Topographic Context: The Mesoamerican Landscape and the Cave -- 4. Maya and Mesoamerican Cave Painting: A Survey of Sites and Images -- 5. Naj Tunich: An Introduction to the Site and Its Art -- 6. Images from Naj Tunich -- 7. The Hieroglyphic Inscriptions of Naj Tunich / Barbara MacLeod and Andrea Stone -- 8. A Catalog of Naj Tunich Paintings and Petroglyphs -- 9. Maya Cave Painting: Summary of a Tradition -- Appendix A: The Geologic Context of Maya Cave Paintings / George Veni -- Appendix B: Standard Cave Map Symbols
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 284 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780292755529
Lccn
94011145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30353214
  • (OCoLC)ocm30353214

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