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On View: Table of Offerings

Objects like this were called “basins for libations.” Priests used them in tombs to receive poured offerings for the deceased, s...

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: Martinique Woman

    Martinique Woman, one of a number of portrait heads based on Malvina Hoffman’s travels through Africa about 1928, is a heroic-scale po...

     
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    Found 88 Items Tagged "Persian"


    Umar, Disguised as Mazmahil the Surgeon, Practices Quackery on the Sorcerers of AntaliHunter on Horseback Attacked by a LionFolio of Poetry From the Divan of Sultan Husayn MirzaKhusraw Discovers Shirin Bathing, From Pictorial Cycle of Eight Poetic SubjectsOverseer of the Treasury Ptahhotep in Persian CostumePrince YahyaBowl with Incised Rosette on BaseHunter on Horseback Attacked by a Mythical BeastRelief of Persian GuardHanging, 1 of 7 PiecesDress OrnamentOpenwork RoundelCrouching Youth Restrains a Bucking Ram in a Landscape"Job Lying Under a Tree," Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Majma` al-tavarikh (Collection of Chronicles) of Hafiz Abru (d. 1430)“Rustam Lassoes the Khaqan (Ruler) of China,” Page from an Illustrated Manuscript of the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Blue and White Bowl with Radial DesignYoung Woman Offering Wine to a SagePortrait of Fath Ali Shah Qajar
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