The exact context of this relief is unknown. The anonymous noble's garment and elaborate wig with lotus flower fillet and intricate locks ar...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The pliability of wood allows for more detailed and naturalistic carving than stone. Because of the scarcity and cost of the material in anc...
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Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum
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