The wealthy could afford gilded mummy masks, while poorer people modeled mummy masks from clay. The gilded mask shown here is protected by t...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Traditional Egyptian relief rendered both feet as seen from the inside, with the big toe closer to the viewer. In the Eighteenth Dynasty, ho...
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