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The art of ruins : Adela Breton and the temples of Mexico / edited by Sue Giles and Jennifer Stewart.

By: Breton, Adela C, 1849-1923
Contributor(s): Giles, Sue | Stewart, Jennifer | City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
Language: English Publisher: Bristol : City of Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, 1989.Description: 136p. : ill., photos., 50 col. plates ; 24.5cm.ISBN: 0900199385
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Bibl. p.132-4. - "Catalogue produced in conjunction with the exhibition The art of ruins: Adela Breton and the temples of Mexico, City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, 16 December 1989 - 10 March 1990.". - Contents: From parlours to pyramids / M.F. McVicker; British contributions to Maya archaeology: Adela Breton's paintings of Acancéh / Hasso von Winning; Adela Breton at Teotihuacán / J. Langley; Adela Breton in Yucatán / V.E. Miller; "If I could have Pablo and the horses..." / S. Giles; The Caryatid figures from the Temple of the Jaguars / A.C. Breton, S. Giles; Some Mexican portrait clay figures / A.C. Breton; The wall paintings at Chichen Itza / A.C. Breton; Miss Adela Breton and the Museum at Bristol / S. Giles.