in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online May 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; Pre-Columbian Art; 20th-Century Art. 894 words.
America’s interest in Pre-Columbian culture began to take tangible form in the 19th century. American explorer John Lloyd Stephens (1805–52) and artist Frederick Catherwood journeyed...