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Title [A collection of Waldeck's original artwork of Mesoamerica, Box 10 of 22]
Artist Waldeck, Jean-Frédérick
Document Type Art
Description Box 10 of 22. A collection of Waldeck's artwork of Mesoamerica. The collection includes drawings, sketches and paintings. Subjects range from Mesoamerican architecture, with a special focus on temples, indigenous peoples, and local dress. Waldeck is generally believed to have embellished his artwork with erroneous details.
Places Mexico
Keywords architecture, sculpture, dress, art, indigenous peoples, portrait, women, children, vegetation, family life,
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; Indigenous Peoples of Mexico
Culture Area Mesoamerica
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Oversize Ayer Art Waldeck