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Spanish-colonial architecture in Mexico / by Sylvester Baxter ; with photographic plates by Henry Greenwood Peabody and plans by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue.

Baxter, Sylvester, 1850-1927.

Boston : J.B. Millet, 1901.

Available at Special Collections  STORAGE - PHOTO ARCHIVE - CONTACT REFERENCE  (95.P.2b ) and other locations()

  • Title:
    Spanish-colonial architecture in Mexico / by Sylvester Baxter ; with photographic plates by Henry Greenwood Peabody and plans by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue.
  • Author/Creator: Baxter, Sylvester, 1850-1927.
  • Publisher Info.: Boston : J.B. Millet, 1901.
  • Physical Desc.: 12 v. : ill. ; 36 cm. + portfolio (8 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 61 cm.).
    74 negatives : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm..
  • Summary: The majority of these photographs of colonial architecture in Mexico illustrate churches and other religious buildings, though secular structures are covered as well. Views include exteriors, interiors, and details of architectural sculpture. Coverage includes buildings at the following sites: Celaya, Coyoacán, Cuernavaca, Guadalajara, Guadalupe, Guanajuato, Ixtacalco, Mexico City, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, San Louis Potosí, San Miguel de Allende, Morelia, Tasco, Tepozotlán, Tlaxcala, Tzintzúntzan, and Zacatecas.
  • Language: English
  • Notes: Vol. 1, text; v. 2-12, plates (in portfolios).
    "This Tresguerras edition of Spanish-colonial architecture in Mexico is limited to fifty numbered and registered copies ..."
    Library's copy is no. 2.
    Incomplete set: plates for v. 10-11, nos. 103-131, replaced with copy prints of nos. 103-124, with plates 125-131, wanting.
  • Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs
  • Subjects: Architecture -- Mexico Architecture, Colonial -- Mexico Church architecture -- Mexico Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Mexico
  • Contributors: Peabody, Henry G. (Henry Greenwood), 1855-1951. Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor, 1869-1924.
  • ID/Accession Number: 87-B2582
    95.P.2b
  • OCLC Record Number: 217148934

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