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Author Jordan, Ximena, author.

Title Mesoamerican art for NGV educators / Ximena Jordan; edited by Emanda Percival [and] Javier Silva-Zurita.

Published Mexico : [National Gallery of Victoria?], 2014.


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Physical description 1 online resource (35 pages) : digital, PDF file(s)
Notes Title from title page screen (viewed October 12, 2017).
"Educational handbook"
Running title: Pre-Columbian art for NGV educators.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 34-35.
Contents INTRODUCTION: The pre-Columbian concept -- The pre-Columbian map -- Pre-Columbian art -- THE NGV COLLECTIONOF MESOAMERICAN PRE-COLUMBIAN ART: Mesoamerican masks -- Mesoamerican ballgame -- Mesoamerican writing system -- Mesoamerican body ornamentation -- Body representacion: Prominent genital deptition -- Mesoamerican pantheon -- Mesoamerican decapitation -- The jaguar in mesoamerica -- The dog in Mesoamerica -- Mesoamerican products.
Summary This handbook is an educational resource designed for the Department of Education of the National Gallery of Victoria. It intends to facilitate the teaching and understanding of the NGV collection of Mesoamerican art. It comprises the main Mesoamerican socio-cultural topics depeicted in the artworks of this collection. In addition, it recommends optional sources of information as a complement to this manual.
Other author National Gallery of Victoria. Department of Education.
Subject National Gallery of Victoria -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Indians of Central America -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.
Art and anthropology.
History, Ancient.
Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.
Indians of South America -- Antiquities -- Catalogs.
Variant Title Pre-Columbian art for NGV educators
ISBN 9786070080401 (ebook)