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Oaxacan Ceramics

Author : Lois Wasserspring
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More than ninety color photographs and a thoughtful text document the remarkable story of six female Oaxacan artisans, all of whom work with clay and are among the most renowned of contemporary Mexican folk artists.

Early Formative Pottery of the Valley of Oaxaca

Author : Kent V. Flannery
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Monte Alban s Hinterland Part I

Author : Richard E. Blanton
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Mexican Folk Art from Oaxacan Artist Families

Author : Arden Rothstein
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This beautiful reference introduces contemporary Mexican folk art by featuring prominent artists from Oaxaca in southeastern Mexico. Their unique artworks are introduced and illustrated. Crafted from natural materials, their ceramics, weaving, woodcarving, embroidery, tin work, toys, jewelry, candles, dried flower crafts, basketry, and celebrations of Day of the Dead handicrafts incorporate unique blends of indigenous myths with ancient patterns from Zapotec ruins. These folk art traditions have been preserved for hundreds of years. This sampler features 87+ artists belonging to 45+ families, many useful maps, and over 500 color photographs of their distinctive works. A useful resource section includes a list of shops and markets of Oaxaca City and 12 of its surrounding pueblos, and a glossary identifies the frequently-used Mexican terms that apply to these folk arts. This will be a treasured source of reference and inspiration for all who love folk art.

The Oaxaca Barrio at Teotihuacan

Author : Evelyn Childs Rattray
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Ceramics Monthly

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A Fuego Y Sangre

Author : Elsa M. Redmond
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Social Practices and Social Organization in Ancient Coastal Oaxacan Households

Author : Stacie Marie King
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BAR International Series

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Marine Shell Trade and Classic Teotihuacan Mexico

Author : Charles C. Kolb
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The Danzantes of Monte Alb n

Author : John F. Scott
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John Scott looks at the characteristics, stylistic evolution, ceramic relationships, and dating of the Danzantes of Monte Albán. The volume includes an illustrated catalogue of the reliefs and an appendix on their petrography and pigmentation.

The Sola Valley and the Monte Alb n State

Author : Andrew K. Balkansky
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Atzompa

Author : Jean Clare Hendry
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Latina Style

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Excavation at San Jos Mogote 1

Author : Kent V. Flannery
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San José Mogote, an early village and chiefly center in Mexico’s Oaxaca Valley, was excavated over a fifteen-year period. This volume reports in detail on every Early and Middle Formative house recovered, including a complete inventory of artifacts, features, plants, animal bones, and craft raw materials by house, with extensive piece-plotting of items on house floors and dooryards.

Oaxaca

Author : George R. Gause (Jr.)
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Mexicana Review

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Ceramics and Civilization

Author : Prudence M. Rice
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Application of heat to clay transforms it into a ceramic, and thus the history and technical features of structures supplying that heat - kilns - are of considerable importance. The 14 chapters in this volume discuss ancient and historic kilns from the viewpoint of their excavation, their operational principles, and their contributions to an understanding of ceramic production within ancient economies.

Birnbaum s Mexico 1986

Author : Stephen Birnbaum
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Mexico 1987

Author : Stephen Birnbaum
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