The de Young and Legion of Honor are open. Learn about extra precautions to welcome you back.

Bibliography and Related Articles


Berlo, Janet Catherine. Ed. Art, Ideology, and the City of Teotihuacan: A Symposium at Dumbarton Oaks, 8th and 9th October 1988. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1992.

Berrin, Kathleen, Ed. Feathered Serpents and Flowering Trees: Reconstructing the Murals of Teotihuacan. San Francisco: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1988.

Berrin, Kathleen and Esther Pasztory, Eds. Teotihuacan: Art from the City of the Gods. San Francisco: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1993.

Carlson, John B. Venus-regulated Warfare and Ritual Sacrifice in Mesoamerica: Teotihuacan and Cacaxtla “Star Wars” Connection. College Park, Maryland: Center for Archaeoastronomy, 1991.

Carrasco, David, et al. Eds. Mesoamerica’s Classic Heritage: From Teotihuacan to the Aztecs. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2002.

Headrick, Annabeth. The Teotihuacan Trinity: The Sociopolitical Structure of an Ancient Mesoamerican City. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2007.

Kubler, George. The Iconography of the Art of Teotihuacan. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Trustees for Harvard University, 1967.

Linne, Sigvald. Archaeological Researches at Teotihuacan, Mexico. Stockholm: Victor Pettersons Bokindustriaktiebolag, 1934.

Matos Moctezuma, Eduardo. Teotihuacan: The City of the Gods. New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1990.

Miller, Arthur G. The Mural Painting of Teotihuacan. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Trustees for Harvard University, 1973.

Millon, René. The Pyramid of the Sun at Teotihuacan: 1959 Investigations by René Million, Bruce Drewitt, and James A. Bennyhoff. Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1965.

Pasztory, Esther. Teotihuacan: An Experiment in Living. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996.

Sempowski, Martha Lou and Michael W. Spence. Mortuary Practices and Skeletal Remains at Teotihuacan. Salt Lake City: University of Utah, 1994.

Sugiyama, Saburo. Human Sacrifice, Militarism, and Rulership: Materialization of State Ideology at the Feathered Serpent Pyramid, Teotihuacan. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Related Articles

To download articles in PDF format, please click on the links below.

Berrin, Kathleen. "Hands Across the Border." Proceedings, The Care and Preservation of Ethnological Materials Symposium 1986: 90–96

Berrin, Kathleen. "San Francisco, Mexico, and the Teotihuacan Murals." Museum International September 2007: 9–21

Bone, Lesley. "Teotihuacan Mural Project." Western Association of Art Conservation Newsletter September 1986: 2–7

Russell, Ron. "Looted: How an eccentric architect with a penchant for pre-Columbian relics rocked the antiquities world and became the de Young Museum's most mysterious donor." SF Weekly August 30, 2006: 17–23

PDF icon HandsAcrosstheBorder.pdf1.96 MB
PDF icon WAAC1986.pdf6.55 MB