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Ancient Mexican Design Motifs by Jorge Enciso

Ancient Mexican Design Motifs

by Jorge Enciso

Publication: Published by the author, 1947, Mexico City

4to. xx, [2], 153 plates, [4] pp. Index. The silkscreen plates printed by Ricardo Amador Jr. depict hundreds of designs, some in color. Text in Spanish and English. Bound by Juan Silva in cream linen covered boards with rust & black lettering and design in uncommon publisher's illustrated dust jacket. Design motifs of ancient Mexico showing pre-Columbian clay stamps by Jorge Enciso (1879 - 1969), designer, painter, museologist and painter who studied in the workshop of maestro Felix Bernardelli. Minor wear to the dustjacket else a fine copy.

Inventory Number: 48082

$575.00