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
Mary Miller and Megan ONeil take the reader through 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
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435.3.A7
LC item number
M55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Neil, Megan Eileen
Series statement
World of art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maya art
  • Maya architecture
  • Mayas
  • Antiquities
  • Maya architecture
  • Maya art
  • Mayas
  • Central America
  • Central America
Label
Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-251) 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.)
Lccn
2013948282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)876286564
  • (OCoLC)ocn876286564
Label
Maya art and architecture, Mary Ellen Miller and Megan E. O'Neil
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-251) 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.)
Lccn
2013948282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)876286564
  • (OCoLC)ocn876286564

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