A tomb statue provided an eternal image for the deceased's spirit to inhabit in order to receive the offerings needed in the afterlife. Anci...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
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 ...
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