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Houses of Mexico: Origins and Traditions

By Verna Cook Shipway, Warren Shipway

Houses of Mexico delves into the roots of the daring but stylish Mexican kind, illustrated with many photos from Spain and Portugal reflecting the Moorish effect. as well as wide assurance of the structure of the homes, the publication exhibits different spatial and ornamental parts, together with iron gates and grilles that supply an environment of seclusion; stairways that appear to develop out of the partitions with none help; and outdated work, combs, ceramics, and personality figures utilized in fairs, in addition to old pre-Columbian figurines.

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87, 109, 132, 192, 193 Francisco García Valencia, Architectural fashion designer present store, resort Victoria, Oaxaca, Oax. : 201 José Velasco, fashion designer and Fabricator GORDON Lena, Tlaltinango close to Cuernavaca, Mor. : fifty eight, fifty nine Rodolfo Ayala, Architectural clothier HACIENDA de Buena Vista, close to Chapala, Jal. : 21 HACIENDA Chenku, Mérida, Yuc: 36, 37, 38, 39, forty, forty-one HACIENDA San Pedro, close to Mérida, Yuc: 163, 245 HAUGH John and Emily, Valenciana close to Guanajuato, Gto. : 102, 103, 104, one hundred and five, 106, 194 Giorgio Belloli, Architectural clothier HOLBERT Matilde, Cuernavaca, Mor. : 132 Rodolfo Ayala, Architectural clothier inn El Camino actual, México, D. F. : forty nine, seventy five, 161 Ricardo Legorreta Vilchis, Architect lodge Hacienda Chichén, Chichén Itzá, Yuc: 157 lodge Hacienda Uxmal, Uxmal, Yuc: 243 inn Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. : 26 inn Jurica Querétaro, close to Querétaro, Qro. : 164, one hundred sixty five, 166, 167, 168, 169, one hundred seventy, 171, 172, 173, 174 José Chávez-Morado, dressmaker apartment in Oaxaca, Oax. : 183 homes in Mérida, Yuc: 240, 241 JOHNSON J. B, México, D. F. : 151, 186, 187, 188 J. B. Johnson, Architect LANDA Juan José Torres, San José Iturbide, Gto. : 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, forty eight LEIGH Howard, Mitla, Oax. : 249 MACDONALD Dorothy, Taxco, Gro. : seventy four William Spratling, Architect MEZZANINE store, México, D. F. : sixty one, 152, 153 MILLER Thomas Briscoe, Coyoacán, Mexico, D. F. : one hundred thirty five MOSER Henry and Freda, Cuernavaca, Mor. : ninety two, 133, 134, 178 Rodolfo Ayala, Architectural dressmaker MUÑOZ Rivera José Trinidad, Tlaltinango close to Cuernavaca, Mor. : 238 Rodolfo Ayala, Architectural dressmaker MUSEO de l. a. Cerámica, Tlaquepaque, al. : 114 MUSEO de Jorge Wilmot, Tonalá, Jal. : a hundred and fifty five Jorge Wilmot, fashion designer MUSEO Nacional de Antropologia, México, D. F. : 247 MUSEO Nacional de Artes e Industrias Populares, México, D. F. : sixty eight, a hundred thirty, 154, 189 MUSEO del Virreinato, Tepotzotlán, Méx. : ninety three OAXACA Cathedral, Oaxaca, Oax. : 19 OLIVIER Jean-Paul, Las Lomas, México, D. F. : 208, 210 Jean-Paul Olivier, fashion designer OVANDO Carlos de and Carmen Peréz de Salazar de, Las Lomas, México, D. F. : one hundred twenty, 121, 129 PANI Arturo and BALLENGER Edward, Acapulco, Gro. : 1, 2, three, four, five, 6, 7, eight, nine, 10, eleven, 153 Arturo Pani, inside Architect and Decorator and Edward Ballenger, panorama Architect PARADOR San Javier, Guanajuato, Gto. : 60, sixty one PATRIC’S Arts and Crafts store, Mérida, Yuc: 157 PEON Pedro M. de Regil, Mérida, Yuc: seventy three, 179, 202 Fernando Roche M. , Engineer PONCE Pedro and Lia, Mérida, Yuc: 203, 204, 205 Felix Mier y Teran, Architectural clothier PRIETO Eduardo Lopez, Lie, Pedregal de San Angel, México, D. F. : thirteen, 14, 15, sixteen, 17 Luis Barragán, Architect RUINS Mitla, Oax. : 31 RUINS Uxmal, Yuc: 246 vestry Church of San Juan, Mérida, Yuc: 245 SALA de Artes, México, D. F. : seventy two, 111, 146, two hundred, 201, 223 SARGENT Cynthia, México, D. F. : 220 SCHLEE Charles G. and Jeanne Valentine, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. : 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229 Nicolas Schlee, Architect SNYDER Oliver and Dorcas, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. : one hundred eighty STODDARD Frances, San Miguel de Allende, Gto.

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