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Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures, casts and originals, from Central America.

British Museum. Dept. of Oriental Antiquities and of Ethnography

Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures, casts and originals, from Central America.

by British Museum. Dept. of Oriental Antiquities and of Ethnography

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  ‘A glimpse at Guatemala: and some notes on the ancient monuments of Central America / by Anne Cary Maudslay and Alfred Percival Maudslay. ‘ (page opening of copy in the National Art Library) Here is the endpiece, showing them both on their expedition. The book is dedicated to their guide (among others), and Alfred thanks him as follows. Mayan art history. Following the nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century publications on Maya art and archaeology by Stephens, Catherwood, Maudslay, Maler and Charnay, that for the first time made available reliable drawings and photographs of major Classic Maya publication of Herbert Spinden's 'A Study of Maya Art' (now over a century ago) laid the foundation for all.

- Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America. Brit. Mus. Guide. Ser. London. (Second edition, ). Pakcha. Inca, 1: Lima. [Translation of article in Journ. R. Anthrop. Inst. with additions]. Note on a stone relief in Graeco-Buddhist style from northwest India re-.   Maudslay played a crucial role in exploring and documenting the monuments and architecture of the ancient Maya ruins at Palengue Copán, Chichén Itzá, and other sites previously unknown. His photographs and plaster casts have proven to be invaluable in the deciphering of Maya Pages:

& Notes). ANCIENT MAYA RELIEF SCULPTURE. Museum of Primitive Art, New York, ; Hammond, N. LUBAANTUN The British Museum in British Honduras. British Museum, ; Henderson, J. THE WORLD OF THE ANCIENT MAYA. Ithaca, ; Joyce, T. BRITISH MUSEUM GUIDE TO THE MAUDSLAY COLLECTION OF MAYA SCULPTURES (CASTS AND ORIGINALS) FROM CENTRAL.   This document lists in chronological order the temporary exhibitions at the British Museum in London between and Drawings King Edward VII Galleries A guide to the collection of early Italian engravings. sculptures Dept of Ceramics & Ethnography Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures-casts and originals from.


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British Museum: Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America. Get this from a library. Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America; with 8 plates, 20 illustrations and a map.

[Alfred Percival Maudslay; Thomas Athol Joyce; British Museum. Department of Oriental Antiquities and of Ethnography.]. Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures From Central America Hardcover – January 1, by HOBSON (R.L.) (Author)Author: HOBSON (R.L.).

This collection of casts casts and originals originals was made by Dr. Maudslay, entirely at his own expense, between the years andwhen he made no less. Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America.

[London]: Printed by order of the Trustees, (OCoLC)   • Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures (Casts and Originals) from Central America – edited by T.

Joyce (British Museum Press ) • The British and the Maya – by Elizabeth Carmichael (British Museum Press ). Picture Sources: •. Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures (Casts and Originals) 4 copies Biologia Centrali-Americana; or, Contributions to the Knowledge of the 1 copy Biologia Centrali-Americana, Archaeology, Volume V Text 1 copy.

The Maudslay Collection at the British Museum contains plaster casts, paper and plaster molds, glass negatives and journals written during those expeditions. These have been essential in the advances made in Maya epigraphy.

The collection also includes nine stone monuments from Copán and eight lintels from Yaxchilán. This collection has casts, paper and plaster casts, journals and photonegatives.

There are also a number of things Maudslay took away from the Maya area: eight lintels from the site of Yaxchilán as well as nine sculptures (made of stone) from the site of Copán. References: The British Museum: Alfred P. Maudslay ( - ). GG A Glimpse at Guatemala (Maudslay and Maudslay ) BMG British Museum Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures (Casts and Originals) from Central America ().

MFJ Maudslay’s field journals (followed by the year of the journal) Full references are given in. Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures (Casts and Originals) from Central America. Second Edition | British Museum | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch : Gebundenes Buch.

This important collection is made up of photographs, casts and related documents created during early archaeological research at Maya sites in the late 19th century. In cooperation with colleagues from the Mexican National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH), people can now virtually explore the Maudslay collections and better understand the sites from which they came.

Glass plate photograph taken by A.P. Maudslay, showing the interior of an ancient Maya structure at the archaeological site of Tikal, where he set up camp.A camp bed and makeshift desk are visible, as well as a man in the background sitting on a stone bench that is part of the building.

Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures, casts and originals, from Central America / [with app. on Maya inscriptions and selected bibl.

Prep. by T.A. Joyce] British Museum. Department of Oriental Antiquities and of Ethnography [ Book, Microform: ] At 4 libraries. Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America; with 8 plates, 20 illustrations and a map.

([London], Printed by order of. Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures (Casts and Originals) from Central America. London: Oxford University Press. Brunhouse, Robert L. Pursuit of the Ancient Maya. Some Archaeologists of Yesterday.

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. Bushnell, Geoffrey H.S. An Olmec Jade formerly Belonging to Alfred Maudslay. Guide to the Maudslay Collection of Maya Sculptures-casts and originals-from Central America, etc by Thomas Athol Joyce and Alfred Percival Maudslay | 1 Jan Hardcover.

Through the work of Maudslay and his collaborators, nearly plaster casts of ancient Maya monuments and inscriptions were made – originally at the South Kensington Museum (now the V&A) and then transferred to the British Museum in the early 20th century. Hobson, R.

(Robert Lockhart), Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America; with 8 plates, 20 illustrations and a map.

([London], Printed by order of the trustees, ), also by British Museum. Biologia Centrali-Americana: Contributions to the Knowledge of the Fauna and Flora of Mexico and Central America (reprint), University of Oklahoma Press, ISBN Anne Cary Morris Maudslay and Alfred Percival Maudslay, A Glimpse at Guatemala, and Some Notes on the Ancient Monuments of Central America, London, John Murray.

The Maudslay Collection, now in the Department of Ethnography, consists of over plaster casts, paper and plaster molds, glass negatives and journals written during his expeditions.

It also includes nine stone sculptures from Copan and eight lintels from Yaxchilan.glimpse at Guatemala [in ], and some notes on the ancient monuments of Central America, A Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America Historia verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva España.Exploration of the ruins and site of Copan, Central America: read at the evening meeting, June 28th, ) A glimpse at Guatemala [in ], and some notes on the ancient monuments of Central America: Guide to the Maudslay collection of Maya sculptures (casts and originals) from Central America: Historia verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva.