Representing either gods or kings, the sphinx image combined the lion’s body with a king’s head and falcon wings. The combinatio...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The Egyptian word for mummy, sah, means “nobility” or “dignity” and denotes a divine and eternal manifestation of th...
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