Studies in the History of Art, Volume 63: Moche Art and Archaeology in Ancient Peru

Studies in the History of Art, Volume 63: Moche Art and Archaeology in Ancient Peru

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 Edited by Joanne Pillsbury

This is a publication by the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA), the Gallery's research institute.

 

Centuries before the rise of the Inca, the Moche created impressive monumental architecture and precious metal objects. Today, large-scale projects at several sites in Peru, including ...

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This is a publication by the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA), the Gallery's research institute.

 

Centuries before the rise of the Inca, the Moche created impressive monumental architecture and precious metal objects. Today, large-scale projects at several sites in Peru, including the richest unlooted tomb ever discovered in the New World, have uncovered dramatic new evidence of this ancient coastal civilization. The volume discusses the implications of these findings.

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  •  Softcover
  • 344 Pages, 13 color, 310 b+w, 9 x 11 inches
  • Published: 2001