Convento de Huejotzingo

Exterior: Portico Entrance with the Chain of the Order of the Golden Fleece carved into the Archivolts



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Photo by Javier Gonzalez



Church architecture--New Spain

Subject 2: 

Architecture, Colonial--New Spain

Subject 3: 

Indian architecture--Influence

Subject 4: 

Huejotzingo (Mexico)

Subject 5: 

Symbolism in architecture--New Spain

Subject 6: 

Apocalypse in art

Image Source: 

Lara, Jaime, 1947-, City, temple, stage : eschatological architecture and liturgical theatrics in New Spain / Jaime Lara, x, 299 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; 26 x 29 cm, Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2004.

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