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.
Figures like this one were placed on ancestral altars as links to a deceased person’s soul. It is likely that this figure represents a...
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