The Codex Borgia: A Full-Color Restoration of the Ancient Mexican Manuscript (Dover Fine Art, History of Art)

by Gisele Díaz

Paperback, 1993

Status

Available

Call number

299.792

Publication

Dover Publications (1993), Edition: First Edition, 112 pages

Description

First publication of remarkable repainting of outstanding Mexican codex -- priceless original is in Vatican Library -- thought to have originated in the Cholula area, ca. AD 1400. 76 large full-color plates show an astounding array of gods, kings, warriors, mythical creatures, and abstract designs. A work of rare power and beauty. Introduction.

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

1993

Physical description

112 p.; 12 inches

ISBN

0486275698 / 9780486275697

UPC

800759275694
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