Although the coat of arms in the upper left corner offers a clue to this sitter\'s lineage, his identity remains unknown. Extending his left...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Shaped like a slender reed flute, this tube once contained eye paint called kohl that would have been applied with a wooden or faience stick...
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