Mexico: (above) a bust of an Aztec priestess or divinity, belonging to Mr. Dupé in Mexico; (below) an Aztec statuette of basalt deposited by Humboldt in Berlin. Coloured aquatint by G. Gallina ca. 1820.

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The upper figure is shown from the front and back, the lower from the front, the back and the side

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1 print : aquatint, with gouache ; platemark 30.4 x 20.8 cm

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Gallina f.

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Places

  • [Milan]

Agents

  • [Dalla tipografia del dott. Giulio Ferrario]

Dates

  • [1820]

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Mexico: (above) a bust of an Aztec priestess or divinity, belonging to Mr. Dupé in Mexico; (below) an Aztec statuette of basalt deposited by Humboldt in Berlin. Coloured aquatint by G. Gallina ca. 1820.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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