This statuette combines the seated image of the deceased with the base where the inscription would normally be carved. Here, the artist carv...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Little is known about the functions of masks such as this one, since they fell out of use by 1910. It is thought that they might have had a ...
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