Southwest Museum papers - no. 24 1974 Hardcover First Edition 355 ill. . xiv, 183 p. Bibliography: p. 83-91. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Shaft Tomb Figures of West Mexico.
Publisher: Los Angeles, Southwest Museum,
Publication Date: 1974
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Southwest Museum, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Very Good. An excellent study of the PreColumbian Art of Mexico. Photographs and catalogue by Sidney Newman. Extensive section of b/w photographs of tomb figures at rear. Color frontis. Southwest Museum Papers Number Twenty-four. References. A valuable resource for scholars and historians. Brown cloth with gilt titling and decoration on front, gilt titling on spine. Covers show moderate wear, with bumps/rubbing to corners and top & tail of spine. Formerly in the library of Jean Mooney, a docent at the De Young Museum in San Francisco. Mooney's name, signature, and brief notation at free front endpaper; her mailing label at front pastedown; otherwise interior is clean, crisp, tight & bright, unmarked. xiv, 183 pp. Approx. 5.5" x 8.5". A very nice copy. Carefully shipped in secure parcel. Bookseller Inventory # 502306
Book Description Southwest Museum, Highland Park, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. xiv, 183pp. Extremities just lightly worn, else a Very good hardback bound in publisher's black cloth and issued withhout a jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 30813
Book Description Southwest Museum, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Book has minor scuffing at corners, otherwise in very good condition; sharp, clean, tight and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # 931026
Book Description Los Angeles, 1974. xiv, 183 pages, 356 photographs. Black cloth cover. Slight discoloration on cover. The distinctive shaft tomb figures of strikingly refined elegance that were found as mortuary offerings in Colima, Jalisco, and Nayarit are thoroughly explored in this heavily illustrated Southwest Museum volume, the text, very detailed, presents new light on these refined, ceramic figures. Bookseller Inventory # 13690