Collections: Items Tagged "folklore"

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
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    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: HS Vase

The Egyptians used special vessels to hold ritually purified water. Called hes-vases (from the Egyptian word meaning "favored"), these conta...

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: Palm Wine Cup (Mbwoongntey)

    For centuries among the Kuba, personal status has been indicated through finely designed objects. Even ordinary utilitarian objects such as ...

     
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    Cizhou Ware Pillow in the Form of a TigerSongoku, the Monkey King and the Jeweled Hare by the MoonStonehenge
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