Using the standard technique of the miniaturist, the talented artist of this portrait captured both the subject’s distinctive appearan...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
This figure a woman holding a mirror is of a picture type known as an allegory, or symbolic figure. The mirror refers to the fortunes of lov...
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