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On View: Life-Death Figure

This sculpture of a man carrying a human skeleton on his back exemplifies the dualism of life and death that permeates Huastec and Mexica (A...

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.

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    Found 74 Items Tagged "manuscript"


    Mahasura Attacks the Devi, Folio from a Dispersed Devi Mahatmya SeriesNata Ragini, Page from a Ragamala SeriesManuscript of the QuranBahram Gur and Courtiers Entertained by Barbad the Musician, Page from a manuscript of the Shahnama of Firdawsi (d. 1020)Kalaka Becomes a Jain Monk; Kalaka Abducts the Nun, Two Leaves from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-kathaHorae Beatae Mariae VirginisLaurak and Chanda Rest on Their Journey to a Trysting Place, Leaf from a Chandayana ManuscriptHorae Beatae Mariae VirginisKalaka and Sahi, Page from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-kathaFerangis Returns to Iran with Giv and Her Son, Kai Khusrau, from a "Shahnameh" of FirdausiHorae Beatae Mariae VirginisKalaka with Shakra Disguised and Revealed, Leaf from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-kathaForoud Slays a Foe, Leaf from a Dispersed Shah-nama SeriesKrishna Subdues the Serpent Aghasura, Page from an unidentified Hindu manuscriptHorae Beatae Mariae VirginisIllustration from a Jain Kalpasutra ManuscriptFolio from a "Shahnameh": The Iranians Capture Afrasiyabs      FortressKalaka Hears Gunakara Preach; Kalaka Exercises the Horse, Page from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-katha
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