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Cacaxtla Mural Hombre Jaguar

San Bartolo is a remote site in the Guatemalan rainforest and was only discovered in 2001. Most of the structures at the site date to the Late Preclassic and overlie older Middle Preclassic architecture, although the city was reoccupied in the Late Classic. San Bartolo possesses one of the most important Preclassic murals yet found.Guatemala

Arte maya contemporaneo. México

The Murals of Bonampak Paintings cover the walls of a three-room structure at Bonampak, a small late Classic Maya site in Chiapas. They chronicle a military ...

Composition, 1961 by Rufino Tamayo, pintor mexicano.

David Alfaro Siqueiros

Cacaxtla is the name of a Late Classic (600-900 CE) city in the Puebla Valley, Tlaxcala, Mexico. At its height, Cacaxtla had a population of about 10,000 Olmeca-Xicalanca people. The site is known for its beautiful Maya art-influenced murals and architecture. the amazing colors of Cacaxtla's murals--rich blues, reds, yellows, and browns. The depth of detail is equally captivating

Mayan mural, National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City

Cacaxtla

Cacaxtla's Venus Temple and the Battle Murals. Cacaxtla is the name of a Late Classic to Epiclassic (AD 600-900) city in the Puebla Valley, Tlaxcala, Mexico. At its height, Cacaxtla had a population of about 10,000 Olmeca-Xicalanca people.

Mural of the Great Goddess of Teotihuacan Photo by:abracapocus

Xochiquetzal (Aztec goddess).Diosa Azteca de la tierra, de las flores, de las plantas, de los juegos, de la danza, pero especialmente del amor.

Mayan blue was a unique bright blue pigment manufactured by cultures like the Mayans and Aztecs.

This extremely rare wooden figure may once have held a square mirror, and the figure's pose suggests a trance state associated with divination. Wood rarely survives in the tropical climate in which the Olmec and Maya civilizations flourished. Kneeling Figure Wood and hematite Basalt 38 cm The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller

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The great Mexican muralist David Alfaro Siqueiros

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the jaguar warrior. Feathers were considered more precious than gold. Ephemeral riches.

Tepeyollotl-Tezcatlipoca - jaguar god

Photograph Maya Glyphs by Camilo Sarti on 500px

Una máscara de jade del año 600 de la cultura maya