Block statues show their subject seated on the ground with knees drawn up to the chest, resulting in a block-like form. Placed on the floor ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The incised grid lines on the sides and back of this sculpture and on the lappets of its headdress suggest that this figure was a sculptor&r...
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