Collections: Items Tagged "writing"

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On View: Winged Genie with Horned Helmet

Because most people in the ancient Near East could not read, artists developed symbols to help individuals identify the figures on palace an...

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: Pendant Cross

    Ethiopian Crosses
    Christianity most likely arrived in Ethiopia in the first century. The conversion of King Ezana in 330

     
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    Found 178 Items Tagged "writing"


    Manuscript of the Hadiqat al-Su`ada (Garden of the Blessed) of FuzuliAn Old Man Walking by a Stream, with Distant MountainsSunk Relief of Queen NeferuFalse-Door Stela of a WomanSeated Statuette of Si-HathorJohn VinallDeskSelf-PortraitQur’anic Writing BoardRobe-Hanging Pine, Senzoku Pond, No. 110 from One Hundred Famous Views of EdoMummy Tag with Greek InscriptionSaint Mark (Saint Marc)Beauties of the Latest Fashion Compared with the Beauty of Flowers (Tosei Bijin), from Flower Playing Cards (Hana-awase)Tag for Mummy of a Stonecutter, with Text in Greek and Demotic"Any Thing for Me, If You Please?"--Post Office of the Brooklyn Fair in Aid of the Sanitary CommissionBowl with Kufic CalligraphyPanel of TilesIbis Mummy
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