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 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Even an object as mundane as a platter for serving food can be infused with a sense of place. Transfer-printed earthenware was made in Engla...
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