Mexican Architecture of the Sixteenth Century

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Author: George Alexander Kubler (1912-1996)

Year: 1948

Publisher: Yale University Press

Place: New Haven


2 volumes. xviii+230 pages with frontispiece, tables, charts, drawings, illustrations, plates and folding map. viii+[231]-574 pages with tables, charts, drawings, illustrations, plates, appendix and index. Quarto (10 3/4" x 8") bound in original publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Yale Historical Publications; History of Art Volume V. First editions.

George Kubler was an American art historian and among the foremost scholars on the art of Pre-Columbian America and Ibero-American Art. His second book, Mexican Architecture of the Sixteenth Century, appeared in 1948 which was a momentous work focusing primarily on church architecture and its development in the fifteen hundreds. He chaired the department of art at Yale between 1953-1956.


Lacks slipcase. Points rubbed, previous owner's name to front pastedowns, some light shelf wear else very good.  

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