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Title [Notes and explanatory text for Catherwood's artwork on ancient monuments in Central America]
Artist Catherwood, F.
Document Type Printed Book; Art
Description Dedicated to John L. Stephens, Esq., these notes provide background to each of the images in the collection, "Views of Ancient Monvments [sic] in Central America, Chiapas and Yvcatan [sic]". This also includes an introduction to the Yucata.
Places Chiapas, Yuacatan, Mexico; Guatemala; Honduras
Keywords Mexico, architecture, ruins, indigenous peoples, exploration, family life, social life
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; Indigenous Peoples of Mexico
Culture Area Mesoamerica
Additional Information

Lithographs by: Picken, A.; Warren, H.; Parrott, W.; Bourne, J. C.; Boys, T. S.; Moore, G.

This document provides explanatory text for another document in the collection: Ayer Art Ancient Monuments Catherwood 515 c31 1844.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Ayer Art Ancient Monuments Catherwood 515 c31 1844