Collections: Items Tagged "middle east"

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    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: Head of a Queen

The Egyptians associated the vulture with several important goddesses. This sculpture depicts a so-called vulture cap: the bird's oval body ...

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: Model Cart

    Animal-shaped pottery vessels mounted on oversized wheels had a long history in the ancient Middle East. This early example has the head of ...

     
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    Mirror CaseOn the Way between Old and New Cairo, Citadel Mosque of Mohammed Ali, and Tombs of the MamelukesRelief of Persian GuardAn Interesting GameHexagonal TileIsraeli Sniper WallThe Flight into Egypt (La fuite en Égypte)Jesus Sleeping During the Tempest (Jésus dormant pendant la tempête)Philae on the NileAmphora with Two Handles and Separate BaseThe Carpet Merchant of CairoStudy of a Moor in BlueBox in the Form of an EthrogArab HeadSeated StatueStudio Portrait of Zill al-Sultan, One of 274 Vintage PhotographsA Family of DervishesShield with Arabic Inscription and Signs of the Zodiac
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