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To Annihilate the Self-hood of Deceit

Description: In the foreground, a man is seen from behind as he reaches around the neck of a bearded man. Across the top of the work is a frieze of five figures each playing a musical instrument. Across the bottom of the work is text quoting the poet Milton.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Blake, William, 1757-1827

The Town Guard

Description: A line of a dozen men, in a variety of dress, wield rifles while in the background a thirteenth man receives advice from a woman.
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Date: 1900
Creator: Dixon, Clive

Oliphant of St. Hubert

Description: This is a decorative oliphant made with Ivory, Bone and Shells. The curvilinear design of the oliphant is wide from one point and narrow from the other. There are two black straps on the piece. There are many carved engravings done in repeated pattern. There are horizontal lines running along the silhouette of the carved piece. There is a chain passing through the black straps to hold the piece.
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Date: 1200~

Christian Roman Dress

Description: The illustration depicts twelve people in Christian Roman dress. The caption beneath is in German and lists the people by role, such as gravedigger, soldier, women, children and men.
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Date: 1864
Creator: Kretschmer, Albert

Asante Helmet

Description: The helmet consists of alternating silver and gold leaf decorative strips moving from the front to the back. There is a gold rim around the front edge. All of the metalwork is decorated with repoussé technique.
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Date: unknown

Composition

Description: The composition consists of geometric shapes on a beige ground. While most of the edges are sharp, the white shapes have feathered brushstroke edges. The colors are black, brown, yellow, green, blue, orange, red and white on the tan ground.
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Date: 1921
Creator: Popova, Lyubov'

English Dress

Description: The illustration contains many examples of English dress from the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. The legend beneath is written in German.
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Date: 1864
Creator: Kretschmer, Albert

Dish

Description: This decorative art earthenware is a low sunk dish made of lead and Lacquer glazed. Dish is full of organic shapes. There is a snake in middle with textured body full of scales. It has a white head with black spots all over the body. Snake is coiled up in the center. It is surrounded by many green leaves of various shapes and sizes. There are many shells placed all over the dish. Shells are of different variety. At the brim of the dish there are various leaf vein textures visible.
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Date: 1600~
Creator: Palissy, Bernard

Apollo and Daphne

Description: This view of the sculpture depicts the head and part of the torso of the figure of Daphne. Her hair is strewn and her mouth is open. The sculpture depicts action and movement.
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Date: 1622/1625
Creator: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo

Wanting to Try It On Right Away: Fungus from Kumano in Kii Province

Description: A woman in a red kimono and a blue robe dominates the foreground of the print while in a scene behind her is a man climbing a mountain. The woman's hair is in an elaborate style with two long picks with sculpted handles. In an inset in the upper right corner of the print is some Japanese text.
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Date: 1852
Creator: Utagawa Kuniyoshi & Utagawa Yoshitori-jo

Sleepy: Salamanders from Izu Province

Description: A woman rests her head on her hand and appears to be sleeping. Her kimono is brown and striped. A scene on the wall behind her is of some men in the landscape who appear to be climbing a mountain. Some Japanese text is also part of the woodblock print.
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Date: 1852
Creator: Utagawa Kuniyoshi & Utagawa Yoshitori-jo

Wanting to Be Independent: Cloth from Echigo Province

Description: Woman looking into a hand-held mirror and dabbing at her forehead is the main portion of the composition. Her kimono consists of two colors and patterns, one pale purple and the collar red. A landscape scene is behind the woman with people toting bushels of straw and others working in the water.
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Date: 1852
Creator: Utagawa Kuniyoshi & Utagawa Yoshitori-jo