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Title Olmec : colossal masterworks of ancient Mexico / edited by Kathleen Berrin and Virginia M. Fields.

Imprint San Francisco : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco ; Los Angeles : Los Angeles County Museum of Art ; New Haven : in association with Yale University Press, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.72 OLM    Available
Description 272 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
Note "This catalogue was published by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on the occasion of the exhibition Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico"--Colophon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Olmec art: essence, presence, influence, and transcendence / Sara LadrĂ³n de Guevara -- San Lorenzo / Ann Cyphers -- La Venta / F. Kent Reilly III -- Tres Zapotoes: where Olmec archaeology began / Christopher A. Pol -- Olmec-style art outside Olman / David C. Grove -- The Olmec legacy in stone: a Mesoamerican alpha and omega / Richard A. Diehl -- A note on the naming of Olmec monuments / Christopher A. Pool.
Subject Olmec art -- Exhibitions.
Olmecs -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Mexico -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Berrin, Kathleen.
Fields, Virginia M.
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
ISBN 9780300166767 (hardcover)
0300166761 (hardcover)
9780884011316 (pbk.)
0884011313 (pbk.)

 
    
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