The central figure on this pendant represents the oba, or king, of Benin flanked by important court officials. The scene symbolizes support ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The zigzag pattern on the band at the top of this fragment represents water. The original scene showed a religious procession of boats carry...
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