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.
Both of these figures wear priestly attire. One has his hands raised In a gesture of prayer or adoration, while the other—to judge fro...
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