A side. Chalchiuhtlicue.

26 Nov

   

 

It’s the Aztec goddess Chalchiuhtlicue–the water goddess invoked in childbirth that we wrote about in our article about mermaids in Mexican folk art! She’s now presiding in the second room of a fabulous exhibition at LACMA, “Contested Visions in the Spanish Colonial World.”  Such a powerful show!

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