Luba chiefs, spiritual leaders, and diviners all use carved staffs as symbols of authority. On many staffs, as in most Luba arts of authorit...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
New Kingdom funerals often featured female mourners wailing and gesturing dramatically. Although sometimes called "professional mourners," m...
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