Collections: Items Tagged "middle eastern"

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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: Divination Tapper (Iroke Ifá)

As part of a ritual carried out to predict the future, Yoruba diviners beat tappers such as this against special trays. The sound is meant t...

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: Sugar Bowl and Cover

    The elegant form of this tea set is derived from eighteenth-century Rococo prototypes, but the amazing variety of flora and fauna that encru...

     
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    Found 142 Items Tagged "middle eastern"


    Manuscript of the Hadiqat al-Su`ada (Garden of the Blessed) of FuzuliHunter on Horseback Attacked by a LionBowl with Peacock MotifBowl of ReflectionsSaint Luke (Saint Luc)Bowl with an Enthronement SceneRosebushes, Bees, and a DragonflyBowl with Kufic InscriptionHunter on Horseback Attacked by a Mythical BeastMirror CaseBowl with Kufic CalligraphyPanel of TilesDish Depicting a Coiled DragonAmulet BoxAlbum Folio with CalligraphyBottle Depicting a Hunting SceneFive Rowed Necklace with AmuletsHunters at a Stream
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