Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck - u. Verlagsanstalt, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #21751 .
2 Voumes. Folio. 78 pages with sketches, one map, 206 plates with descriptions, eight of them tipped in color plates. Orange cloth with black lettering to spine and covers. A fine set.
Abstract and geometric forms as well as highly stylized images of flowers, plants, animals, birds, and humans, are shown representing than 20 major Mexican indigenous cultures, among them the Huichol, Otomi, Tepehua, Huasteco, Nahuatl, Mazatec, Tarahumara, Tepecano, Mestizo, Zapotec, Mixteco, Mazatec and Cuicatec.
Volumes 1/1 and 1/2 of the Artes Americanae series.