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On View: Figure of a Hornblower

This figure probably stood on an altar dedicated to a deceased king, or oba. His conical hat and elaborately wrapped kilt with a projection ...

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: Left Foot from an Anthropoid Coffin

    The pliability of wood allows for more detailed and naturalistic carving than stone. Because of the scarcity and cost of the material in anc...

     

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    Headrest with Two Images of the God BesDoña Josefa de la Cotera y Calvo de la PuertaVirgin of GuadalupeBase for Votive Model of a Temple GatewayDonation Stela with a CurseStela of PakhaasOur Lady of Cocharcas Under the BaldachinKneeling Figure of HarbesAtahualpa, Fourteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsJug (Mashraba) with Human-Headed Inscription and Zodiac SignsRelief of Men Presenting OxenSeated Statue of NakhtsaesFour Inca Kings: Tupac Yupanqui, Huayna Capac, Huascar Inca, AtahuallpaMayta Capac, Fourth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsSenenu Grinding GrainPair Statue of Nebsen and Nebet-taStanding Statuette of Lady TutyKneeling Statue of Nesbanebdjedet
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