By Andrea Stone
Lavishly illustrated, absolutely cross-referenced and listed: a useful ebook for someone wishing to work out and comprehend
Maya paintings during the eyes of historic scribes and artists.
Presented right here for the 1st time is a compendium of 1 hundred hieroglyphs which are additionally the construction blocks
of historical Maya portray and sculpture. geared up thematically, the symbols contact on many points of the Maya global,
from the traditional atmosphere — animals, crops, the heavens — to the psychological panorama of gods, myths, and rituals.
Using 1000's of line drawings and images, Andrea Stone and Marc Zender express find out how to establish those symptoms,
understand their that means, and have fun with the unconventional methods they seem in paintings.