Wow 050112

Assorted delectables.

Haniwa Horse, Unknown, 6th century A.D., From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
A figure to live with. I mean, don't *you* want to have it nearby?
Pair of Guardian Animals, Unknown, Kamakura period (1185-1333), c 1250, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
How these burst with personality.
Artist's Trial Piece, Unknown, Late Period, 26th Dynasty, reign of Amasis or later (circa 570 - 525 BCE), From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
An owl *and* an anubis. Cf Leonardo's sketches.
Hand Drum (warup), Unknown, circa, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Tap, tap, it's so elegant a shape;
Tripod Plate with Mythological Bird, Unknown, A.D., From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Astrange & wonderful somehwat startled &/or cranky (querulous perhaps?) fancy bird;
Divination Board for Ifa Priest, Unknown, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Simple yet royal;
Hot Springs of the Yellowstone, 1872, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
I love how close we are to the foreground stones (short buttes?);
Globular Jar, Unknown, Late 16th-17th century, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
egg-like simplicity, very lovely; one cannot contemplate turmoil watching this jar;
Relief of a Gift Bearer from Persepolis, Unknown, c. 5th century B.C., From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Love that the 'floral' band is tipped; Sisyphus pushing flowers uphill?
Urban Light, Chris Burden, 2008, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
How daggone swell; they honor the palm trees nearby;
Picture of the New Year, Zhao Chang, Sung Dynasty (late 10th Century) - Sung Dynasty (early 11th Century), From the collection of: National Palace Museum
Try to see this in zoom; extraordinary, a plethora, joy galore;
Shinto Sculpture in the Shape of a Seated Fox, Unknown, Momoyama period (1573-1615), 16th century, From the collection of: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
I'm not sure there *could* be a cooler cat? Roughly contempary with Will (Shakespeare).
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