Uxmal, Photo vista, looking toward northeast

View from the Southwest

"The open volume, composed by richly articulated surfaces and related by storied changes of level, is the most strikingly developed formal aspect of ancient American building. Painstaking attention to the spatial forms among edifices is lacking at no major architectural site in ancient America."

Kubler, Studies in Ancient American & European Art, p. 249


Uxmal, Photo vista, looking toward northeast