face_painting_Mayan_JaguarHelmuts_agostinoarts

A Mayan painting from a temple wall that shows aristocracy in elaborate jaguar masks — rising up higher on the head than the mask may have been, for there is a thin line painted in front of the face, seeming to indicate that there was a mask in front of the face, as if this is a depiction of the individual inside the mask as well as the mask he was actually wearing over his face

Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *