Tag Archives: Ceramics

1463: Portrait

Luca della Robbia: Portrait of a Young Lady (1463)

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3rd Century BC: Dog

Dog Vessel: Colima, Mexico (200 B.C. – A.D. 500) (source)

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1573: Self-Portrait

Johan Gregor van der Schardt: Self-portrait (c. 1573)

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600 BC: Life / Death

Tlatilco Mask (1100-600 BC);  the Tlatilco culture flourished in the Valley of Mexico between 1250 and 800 BC.

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1400: Rain God

This Mixtec figure from the Middle Post Classic Period (1200-1400) represents a person impersonating a deity—a practice whereby the god would have been brought into the world of human experience. The undersized symbolic weapon and shield, as well as the … Continue reading

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2009: Firey

Sergei Isupov: Firey (2009) (source)

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2014: Vase with Landscape and Dinosaurs

Steven Young Lee: Vase with Landscape and Dinosaurs (2014) (source)

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