The Resource Adela Breton : a Victorian artist amid Mexico's ruins, Mary F. McVicker

Adela Breton : a Victorian artist amid Mexico's ruins, Mary F. McVicker

Label
Adela Breton : a Victorian artist amid Mexico's ruins
Title
Adela Breton
Title remainder
a Victorian artist amid Mexico's ruins
Statement of responsibility
Mary F. McVicker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mary McVicker relates the story of Adela Breton, a Victorian gentlewoman who spent a lifetime of travel, exploring past cultures and landscapes in Mexico. She tells of her independence from the strictures of Victorian life, as well as her career as an artist-archaeologist and the significance of her work
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
972/.01
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1219
LC item number
.M394 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Adela Breton : a Victorian artist amid Mexico's ruins, Mary F. McVicker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references pages (215-216) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Bretons of Bath -- Early years -- The freedom of travel -- The grand tour of Mexico -- Painting on the grand tour -- Refining the focus -- Teopancaxco : the art of recording the ruins -- Pablo -- Sorting out -- Chichén Itzá -- Life begins at fifty -- The extraordinary undertaking : the murals in the upper Temple of the Jaguars -- The professionalization of Adela -- Don Alfredo -- The 1902 Congress of Americanists -- Back to work -- Dredging the Cenote -- The passing of Pablo -- Drawing and dredging -- Adela at work -- Acanceh: The palace of the stuccoes -- Study abroad -- A scholar, not a painter -- Organizing an international meeting -- The 1912 Congress of Americanists -- Aftermath -- The manuscript collectors -- The onset of the war -- In search of health -- Home again -- Last travels
Control code
ocn774403146
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 218 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613947840
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27405497
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)774403146
  • pebcs0826336809
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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