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Drying Strips of Gourd, a Famous Product of Minakuchi

Title: Drying Strips of Gourd, a Famous Product of MinakuchiCreator:  Utagawa HiroshigePeriod: EdoDate: 1833Culture: JapanSeries: Fifty-three Stations of the TokaidoStyle:…

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Reflection in the Lake at Misaka, Kai Province

Title: Reflection in the Lake at Misaka, Kai ProvinceCreator: Katsushika HokusaiPeriod: EdoDate: 1830-1833Culture: JapanSeries: 36 Views of Mount Mount FujiStyle:…

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Susaki

Title: SusakiCreator: Shotei HokujuPeriod: EdoDate: 1810-1819Culture: JapanSeries: New Perspective PicturesStyle: Ukiyo-eMedium:  woodblock print; ink and color on paperDimensions: 25 x…

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Snow Scene at Senso-Ji Temple at Kinryuzan in the Eastern Capital

Title:  Snow Scene at Senso-Ji Temple at Kinryuzan in the Eastern CapitalCreator:  Keisai EisenPeriod: EdoDate: Late 1830’sCulture: JapanMedium: woodblock print;…

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Lotsawa Marpa Chokyi Lodro (detail)

Title: Lotsawa Marpa Chokyi Lodro (Marpa the Translator) (1012-1097)Creator: unknown; photo from Wikimedia Commons (public domain)Date: 18th centuryCulture: TibetMedium: painting…

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Scene from the Genji Monogatari Emaki

Title: Scene from the Genji Monogatari Emaki (Tale of Genji)Creator: unknown; photo from Wikimedia Commons (public domain)Period: HeianDate: 12th centuryCulture:…

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Tray (pan) in the form of a plum blossom with birds and flowers

Title: Tray (pan) in the form of a plum blossom with birds and flowersCreator: unknown; photo from Wikimedia Commons (public…

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Indus Valley Civilization Map

Title: Map of Indus Valley CivilizationCreator: Merikanto; licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

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Great Bath

Title: Great BathCreator: unknown; photo by Saqib Qayyum licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0Period: Bronze AgeDate: c. 2500 BCECulture: Mohenjo Daro;…

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Pashupati Seal

Title: Pashupati (Pasupati) SealCreator: unknown; photo from Wikimedia Commons (public domain)Period: Bronze AgeDate: c. 2500-2400 BCECulture: Mohenjo Daro; Indus ValleyMedium:…

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Dancing Girl

Title: Dancing GirlCreator: unknown; photo by Gary Todd (on Wikimedia Commons; public domain)Period:Date: c. 2500 BCECulture: Mohenjo Daro; Indus ValleyMedium:…

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Entrance to Yoshiwara

Title: Entrance to YoshiwaraCreator: Kiyomitsu IIPeriod:Date:Culture: JapanMedium: woodblock print; ink and color on paperDimensions: 28 x 41 cmRepository: Wetmore Print…