The Blood of Kings: Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art
Kimbell Art Museum, 1986 - 335 pages
An illustrated study of the Maya civilization, drawing from interpretations of the texts embedded in pictorial scenes or carved on stone tablets to provide the meaning of the art and architecture of the ancient culture.
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... Cultural History of the Maya Conquest of Yucatan Last recorded date in Classic
system Temple A-l at Seibal Cacaxtla paintings Last date at Palenque- Copan
Bonampak paintings executed Copan Temple 1 1 Yaxchilan Temple 33 Temples
can be presumed that it rested originally in a tomb at Copan or one of the smaller
Maya sites in the Copan region. However, the inscription, composed of three
partially eroded columns incised on the rear, permits us to deduce more about its
7 Reconstruction of Structure 9N-82 Copan, Honduras Late Classic period, a.d.
780-800 Drawings by Barbara Fash Figure III. 8 Pauahtun Structure 9N-82, lower
level, Copan, Honduras Late Classic period, a.d. 780-800 Figure III. 7 art and ...
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