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作者 McVicker, Mary
書名 Adela Breton : A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico's Ruins
出版項 Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2005
©2005
國際標準書號 9780826336804 (electronic bk.)
9780826336781
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說明 1 online resource (226 pages)
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附註 Front Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- 1: The Bretons of Bath -- 2: Early Years -- 3: The Freedom of Travel -- 4: The Grand Tour of Mexico -- 5: Painting on the Grand Tour -- 6: Refining the Focus -- 7: Teopancaxco: The Art of Recording the Ruins -- 8: Pablo -- 9: Sorting Out -- 10: Chichén Itzá -- 11: Life Begins at Fifty -- 12: The Extraordinary Undertaking: The Murals in the Upper Temple of the Jaguars -- 13: The Professionalization of Adela -- 14: Don Alfredo -- 15: The 1902 Congress of Americanists -- COLOR PLATES -- 16: Back to Work -- 17: Dredging the Cenote -- 18: The Passing of Pablo -- 19: Drawing and Dredging -- 20: Adela at Work -- 21: Acanceh: The Palace of the Stuccoes -- 22: Study Abroad -- 23: A Scholar Not a Painter -- 24: Organizing an International Meeting -- 25: The 1912 Congress of Americanists -- 26: Aftermath -- 27: The Manuscript "Collectors" -- 28: The Onset of the War -- 29: In Search of Health -- 30: Home Again -- 31: Last Travels -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix A: Locations of Paintings and Drawings -- Appendix B: Archival Materials -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Back Cover
The life and work of the adventurous Victorian gentlewoman who became internationally recognized for her paintings of Pre-Columbian sites and images
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鏈接 Print version: McVicker, Mary Adela Breton : A Victorian Artist Amid Mexico's Ruins Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press,c2005 9780826336781
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