This figure’s protruding abdomen allowed room for the insertion of various medicines by an nganga (ritual specialist) to activate the ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Block statues show their subject seated on the ground with knees drawn up to the chest, resulting in a block-like form. Placed on the floor ...
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