Collections: Items Tagged "Epic"

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On View: Fragment of a Jubilee Scene

Amunhotep IV's cloak and the curved scepter in front of his face indicate that this detail once showed the king participating in the sed-fes...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Erotic Musicians

    Although it is one of many similar compositions, this statuette has particular interest for the inscribed rectangular item, possibly a papyr...

     
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    Found 24 Items Tagged "Epic"


    Battle of KarbalaKhusraw Discovers Shirin Bathing, From Pictorial Cycle of Eight Poetic SubjectsLokhapala on a Recumbent BullZumurrud Shah Takes Refuge in the Mountains“Rustam Lassoes the Khaqan (Ruler) of China,” Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Bowl Depicting Bahram Gur and AzadaMi`raj (Ascension) of the Prophet Muhammad, Folio from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of NizamiGoLed by Songhur Balkhi and Lulu the Spy, the Ayyars Slit the Throats of Prison Guards and Free Said Farrukh-NizhadBahram Gur Visits the Dome of Piruza on Wednesday, Page from the Haft paykar (Seven Portraits), from a manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami (d. 1209)Layli visits Majnun in the GroveRama and Lakshmana Confer with Sugriva about the Search for Sita, Page from a Dispersed Ramayana SeriesKrishna Carried Across the RiverBound Manuscript of the Khamsa of NizamiKama and Rati Witness the Reunion of Krishna and Radha, Page from a Gita Govinda SeriesReligion EnthronedBahram Gur Hunting Onagers with Fitna, Page from the Haft paykar (Seven Portraits), from a manuscript of the Khamsa (Quintet) of Nizami (d. 1209)Folio of Text from a "Khamseh" of Nizami
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