Painting The Skin
Pigments On Bodies And Codices In Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica
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Brings together exciting research on painted skins - human, animal, and vegetal - in Mesoamerica. Contributors explore the materiality, uses, and cultural meanings of the colours applied on a multitude of skins, including bodies, codices made of hide and vegetal paper, and even building "skins".