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Murals from New Spain, San Agustín de Acolman
Murals from New Spain, San Agustín de Acolman

Why are these murals in the cloister of Acolman painted in only black and white?

Atrial Cross at Acolman
Atrial Cross at Acolman

The convento atrium was a place for preaching. This cross taught new converts about Christianity.