To represent sounds and ideas, the Egyptian system of hieroglyphic writing employed signs in the form of complete or partial images of human...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
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...
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