State and Cosmos in the Art of Tenochtitlan available in Paperback
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Townsend offers an interpretation of Mexica monumental art by identifying three interrelated themes: the conception of the universe as sacred structure, the correspondence of the social order and the territory of the nation with the cosmic structure, and the representation of Tenochtitlan as historically legitimate successor to past civilization.
|Series:||Dumbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology Studies Series , #20|
|Product dimensions:||7.83(w) x 10.47(h) x (d)|