Collections: Items Tagged "Island"

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Dance Headdress (Ci-wara Kun)

These headdresses, called ci-wara, represent antelopes, important animals in Bamana philosophy. The antelope’s power is a metaphor for...

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: Box in the Form of a Leopard's Head

    This box was used to hold kola nuts presented to visitors in the royal court of Benin. Leopards are one of the most commonly portrayed anima...

     
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    An Out-of-Doors StudyConey Island (Thunderbolt)The Girl with a GunBoy and Dog, Iron Pier, Coney Island, BrooklynStilt Step (Tapuvae)Philae on the NileIsland of Elephantine (Egypt)Skiff in Waves (recto) and Figures in Landscape (verso)Three Women and Flag, Coney IslandIsland in the River - River TestThe GiudeccaConey Island Beach and Boardwalk (East from Half Moon Hotel)Steamboat Landing, Coney IslandCorsican WasherwomanSmall Island with PineThe Net MendersNapoleon at St. HelenaSt. John Writing on Patmos
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