Little is known about the functions of masks such as this one, since they fell out of use by 1910. It is thought that they might have had a ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Because most people in the ancient Near East could not read, artists developed symbols to help individuals identify the figures on palace an...
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