This unusual object is thought to have been created by an antiques dealer in the early 19th century, concocted from old and new parts. The bottom section is made from a German Renaissance sculpture depicting the prophet Jonah and a whale, with the top part added to turn it into a salt cellar.
Families can make their own fantastic digital creations inspired by objects in our free #SamsungCentre workshop this weekend
The Great Shrine of Amaravati was one of the oldest, largest and most important Buddhist monuments in ancient India. This double-sided relief was once part of the shrine – now an archaeological site i..
Birds and flowers feature prominently in the work of Hokusai. These sensitive and lifelike depictions are accurate enough to show the different patterning on flowers like the Mirabilis jalapa shown he..