Today's Featured Artist: Michael Godard

Protect your iPhone 7 with a brand new iPhone 7 phone case!

Pixels Exclusive: Introducing the hottest summer accessory of 2016... round beach towels!   FREE WORLDWIDE SHIPPING.

Fine Art America has expanded to 14 fulfillment centers in 5 countries!

David Bowie Remembered - A Collection of Unpublished Portraits by Terry O'Neill

Now shipping framed prints from Canada!   Need your order in time for Christmas? Check out our Holiday Shipping Deadlines.

Live from New York... it's Anne Geddes!   Watch Anne create one of her iconic holiday images live from her studio in NYC at 10:00 AM EST today.

Holiday procrastinators... purchase a gift certificate and get it delivered right to your inbox.

Wrap your gifts with a reusable holiday tote bag!   Need your order in time for Christmas? Check out our Holiday Shipping Deadlines.

Check out our Holiday Gift Guide!   Need your order in time for Christmas? Check out our Holiday Shipping Deadlines.



Art Greeting Card featuring the photograph Tobacco In Aztec Ritual, Florentine by Science Source

Boundary: Bleed area may not be visible.

The watermark at the lower right corner of the image will not appear on the final product.









Share This Page






Tobacco In Aztec Ritual, Florentine Greeting Card




The more you buy... the more you save.


Image Size



Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with your own message up to 500 characters in length. Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing or gift giving.

Ships Within

1 - 2 business days

Ships From

Charlotte, NC

Front View

Back View

Inside Message

Type a message, above, and you'll see what it looks like on the inside of the card, below.

Inside View

Additional Products

Comments (0)

Post a Comment

There are no comments for Tobacco In Aztec Ritual, Florentine.   Click here to post the first comment.

Artist's Description

Plate from the Florentine Codex. Idol dressed to represent a god holds a smoking cane cigarette in his left hand.Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum), or picietl in nahuatl, was also used among the Aztecs. This plant was identified on the Xochipilli statue as well as on other items such as snuff boxes. The Aztec smoked and chewed tobacco, and possibly drank infusions of the plant to induce visions. Certain rites and ceremonies required the use of tobacco. The Florentine Codex is the common name given to a 16th century ethnographic research project in Mesoamerica by Franciscan friar Bernardino de Sahagun. Bernardino originally titled it La Historia General de las Cosas de Nueva Espana (in English the General History of the Things of New Spain). It consists of 2400 pages organized into twelve books with over 2000 illustrations drawn by native artists providing vivid images of this era. It documents the culture, religious cosmology, ritual practices, society, economics, and natural history of the...

About Science Source

Science Source

Science Source is a leading provider of unique historical, science and nature images. With over 150,000 images to choose from, you can transform your home, office, or dorm room, and change your phone case to suit your every mood! Explore our collections and let your imagination take hold. Science SourceŽ is a registered trademark of Photo Researchers, Inc.

Shop with Confidence

Our return policy is very simple:


If you're not happy with a purchase that you made on, for any reason, you can return it to us within 30 days of the order date.   As soon as it arrives, we'll issue a full refund for the entire purchase price.   Please note - Fine Art America does not reimburse the outgoing or return shipping charges unless the return is due to a defect in quality.


Fine Art America sells thousands of pieces of artwork each month - all with a 100% money-back guarantee.   We take great pride in the fact that hundreds of thousands of artists have chosen Fine Art America to fulfill their orders, and we look forward to helping you select your next piece!

Have a question about placing an order?

Customer Service: 877-807-5901

(Call Any Time - 24 Hours Per Day)


All greeting cards ship from our production facility within 1 - 2 business days of your order.