Collections: Items Tagged "Writing"

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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Toilet Dish in Two Parts in the Form of a Fish

A container for cosmetics or possibly medical ointment, this covered dish represents a tilapia fish. The tilapia symbolized fertility and wa...

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: Gold Weight

    Gold was extremely important in the economic and political life of the Akan kingdoms of southern Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire. Until ...

     
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    Found 178 Items Tagged "Writing"


    Manuscript of the Hadiqat al-Su`ada (Garden of the Blessed) of FuzuliAn Old Man Walking by a Stream, with Distant MountainsSeated Statuette of Si-HathorSunk Relief of Queen NeferuFalse-Door Stela of a WomanJohn VinallDeskSelf-PortraitSaint Mark (Saint Marc)Beauties of the Latest Fashion Compared with the Beauty of Flowers (Tosei Bijin), from Flower Playing Cards (Hana-awase)Qur’anic Writing BoardRobe-Hanging Pine, Senzoku Pond, No. 110 from One Hundred Famous Views of EdoMummy Tag with Greek InscriptionTag for Mummy of a Stonecutter, with Text in Greek and Demotic"Any Thing for Me, If You Please?"--Post Office of the Brooklyn Fair in Aid of the Sanitary CommissionPanel of TilesIbis MummyBowl with Kufic Calligraphy
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