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 ancient Egyptians often thought of transitions from one state to another in terms of birth. Thus, kings were shown as children (or even ...
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