The central panel here is inscribed for the Thirtieth Dynasty king Nectanebo II (reigned circa 360–342
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Unlike images of the lion at rest, a striding sphinx represented protective aggression. The snakelike tail and extended legs of this sphinx ...
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