Architecture of Old Mexico: Vintage Views of Spanish Colonial Courtyards, Staircases, Doorways, Interiors, and More

Mary Martin & Tina Skinner

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More than 300 antique postcard images take readers through Mexico's streets and palaces, churches and courtyards. Architects, designers, and landscape professionals will find endless inspirations in this rich collection of images. Postcard collectors will appreciate this wealth of "real photo" postcard imagery, as well as artistic hand-tinting and color makeovers created for tourists and locals alike between 1905 through the 1940s. Stucco walls, Wooden doors, carved columns, and tiled fountains are among the many details that will delight and inspire.

Size: 11" x 8 1/2" | 126 color & 175 B&W and sepia images | 144 pp
ISBN13: 9780764325717

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Mary Martin heads Mary Martin Postcards, a three-generation family business that is the largest postcard operation in the world. Tina Skinner is an award-winning journalist and editor who now focuses her efforts on books about design and architecture.