Houses of Mexico: Origins and Traditions

Houses of Mexico: Origins and Traditions

Verna Cook Shipway, Warren Shipway


Houses of Mexico delves into the roots of the daring but based Mexican variety, illustrated with many pictures from Spain and Portugal reflecting the Moorish impact. as well as large assurance of the structure of the homes, the booklet indicates different spatial and ornamental components, together with iron gates and grilles that provide an environment of seclusion; stairways that appear to develop out of the partitions with none help; and previous work, combs, ceramics, and personality figures utilized in fairs, in addition to old pre-Columbian figurines.

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