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 in south-east India. It shows what the Great Shrine may have looked like, and has images that evoke the Buddha on the reverse.
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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..
Roger Fenton stereoscopic image: Pioneering photographer Roger Fenton died #onthisday in 1869. He served as one of the first war photographers during the Crimean War, and took photos for the Museum in..
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