Collections: Items Tagged "decapitation"

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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Man Carrying a Talatat

These two adjoining blocks depict stonemasons and laborers constructing one of Amunhotep IV's shrines to the Aten at Karnak. At the lower le...

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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    Found 7 Items Tagged "decapitation"


    Predella with Annunciation and Scenes from the Lives of Four SaintsThe Last Honors to Counts Egmont and Hoorne, reduction (Les derniers honneurs rendus aux Comtes dEgmont et dHornes, réduction)Martyrdom of Saints Cosmas and Damian with their Three Brothers, part of an altarpieceThe Blue Beard Tableau: Fatima Enters the Forbidden Closet; What She Sees There; Disposition of the Bodies (Invisible to the Spectators)Nata Ragini, page from a dispersed Ragamala seriesHead of a Wild BoarMythical Figure from an Astrological Manuscript
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