Granite is extremely hard, but the sculptor of this statue was able to give the king's plump face and small features a softly natural qualit...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Even as we study the lifelike surface of this head, its expression may lead us to contemplate the psychic life at play behind the closed eye...
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