Several details indicate that this fragmentary head represents a king. The long back of the headdress and the side pieces that almost encirc...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The central figure on this pendant represents the oba, or king, of Benin flanked by important court officials. The scene symbolizes support ...
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