Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Masters of the Americas: In Praise of the Pre-Columbian Artists: The Dora and Paul Janssen Collection

Masters of the Americas: In Praise of the Pre-Columbian Artists: The Dora and Paul Janssen Collection (Hardback)

Unavailable. Replaced by new version by new supplier.


This volume of photographs and commentary brings together one of the most outstanding private collections of Pre-Columbian art treasures. Highlights of the collection include Zapotec ceramics, Aztec onyx figures, Peruvian textiles, Olmec masks, Maya jade and pre-Colombian goldwork, all of extraordinary quality and beauty. Contributors include distinguished specialists such as Gillet Griffin, Sergio Purini, F. Kent Reilly, Peter David Joralemon, Dorie Reents-Budet and Elisabeth P. Benson. The book will accompany a major exhibition at the Musee d'art et d'Histoire in Geneva, Switzerland (October 2005 - April 2006) and at the Musee d'art et d'Histoire du Cinquantenaire in Brussels, Belgium (opening September 2006).

Art, Fashion & PhotographyArt monographs, history & theoryArt treatments & subjectsExhibition catalogues & specific collectionsArt, Fashion & PhotographyArt monographs, history & theoryHistory of art / art & design styles Publisher: Five Continents Editions Publication Date: 15/09/2005 ISBN-13: 9788874392582  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Unavailable. Replaced by new version by new supplier.  

More books by Genevieve Lefort

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Charles I: King and Collector
Desmond Shawe-Taylor; Per Rumberg
Arts of the East: Highlights of...
Filiz Cakir Phillip
Body - Art Brut, The Collection
Gustavo Giacosa; David Le Breton
Tarsila do Amaral: Inventing Modern...
Stephanie D'Alessandro; Luis...
Latest Blog
The Mexican--US Border: Where the Imagination Flourishes…

Tim Baker reflects on the literary impact of the Mexican-US border and lists some of his favourite novels set in this notorious region.

Johann Hari Takes Issue with the Concept of Self-Help

Johann Hari explains why, in order to feel better, we must stop being 'you', in favour of being 'us', being 'we', becoming part of the group.

Jealousy, Rivalry, Insecurity, Frustration... Non Pratt Explores the World of Female Teenage Friendships

Non explores friendship in YA novels and especially those that depict the imperfect middle ground.

View all Blog Entries
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd