Collections: Items Tagged "human figures"

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On View: Divination Torso Figure (Nkishi)

Magical specialists called banganga use sculptures such as this male half figure known as a mukishi as devices for protection and divination...

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: Salt or Pepper Shaker, One of Pair

    These salt and pepper shakers were inspired by small figurines thought to represent native South American Aztec gods and goddesses, such as ...

     
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    New Fuji, Meguro, No. 24 in One Hundred Famous Views of EdoHomage to the OceanCops and Headlights VBathers (Badende)Krishna and Balarama on Their way to Mathura, Folio from a Dispersed Bhagavata Purana SeriesDouble-sided Leaf from a Chandana Malayaqiri Varta seriesPage from a Dispersed Bhagavata Purana SeriesThe Village TrialBattle Scenes from a Bhagavata Purana SeriesBalarama Pulling Hastinapur toward the Ganages, Page from a Bhagavata Dasamskanda seriesSketch for Fountain of Silence and MeditationFigures on a TerraceUnidentified SceneBrush DrawingTapestry WeaveIntimacy-Autonomy
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