A shawabti was supposed to take the place of its owner whenever heavy labor was required in the afterlife. This finely detailed example carr...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
This figure’s arms and its diamond and cross insignia refer to the “four moments of the sun”—dawn (birth), noon (lif...
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