The material, size, and carving style of this face are typical of statues of the goddess Sakhmet, such as the one displayed in the adjacent ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Traced on the ear of many cat statuettes is the feather of Ma 'at (cosmic harmony), identifying them as manifestations of the sun god Re bec...
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