"Autumn’s biggest show" The Times
"A true-life epic" The Guardian
"A sumptuous new exhibition"
This major exhibition explores Aztec (Mexica) civilisation
through the divine, military and political role of the last elected
ruler, Moctezuma II (reigned AD 1502–1520).
Rediscover the world of the Mexica and trace the foundation of
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Revolution on paper:
Mexican prints 1910–1960
22 October 2009 – 5 April 2010
Features prints by Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco and David
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Objects borrowed for the
exhibition Moctezuma: Aztec
(24 September 2009 – 24 January 2009) will be recommended for
under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act
(protection of cultural objects on loan).
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