Museum of New Mexico Press


Masks of Mexico

Tigers, Devils, and the Dance of Life

Barbara Mauldin, Author

A state-by-state guide for folk art enthusiasts about the types of masked dances still carried out in Mexico's Indian and Mestizo communities. From finely carved pieces from the 19th century to simple face coverings made in the past ten years. Brought to life with documentary photos showing masqueraders acting out their roles.

Trim: 10.5" x 8.5"

Pages: 128

Illustrations: 96 color photographs, 51 documentary photographs

Folklore/Folk Arts



Paperback $29.95