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Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
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Terracotta Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 172 pictures in our Terracotta collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Portrait of Christoph Willibald Gluck, c. 1775. Creator: Jean-Antoine Houdon (French, 1741-1828) Featured Print

Portrait of Christoph Willibald Gluck, c. 1775. Creator: Jean-Antoine Houdon (French, 1741-1828)

Portrait of Christoph Willibald Gluck, c. 1775. A well-known composer of the 1700s, Gluck reformed opera by bringing unprecedented simplicity and sincerity to his music and staging, qualities shared by Houdon's bust. Unlike the other sculptures in this gallery, which idealize their subjects, this portrait, by depicting Gluck's pockmarked face, was perceived as a natural and truthful representation. Yet, he would never have appeared publicly with unkempt hair and an open collar, which constituted the standard for representing an artist

© Heritage Art/Heritage Images

Ceramic vessel used to store grain or corn-beer chicha , or sometimes even for cooking Featured Print

Ceramic vessel used to store grain or corn-beer chicha , or sometimes even for cooking

Ceramic vessel used to store grain or corn-beer "chicha", or sometimes even for cooking. Its large size indicates communal use associated with ritual feasting. The detail of the decorative feline (possibly jaguar) may indicate that the contents were protected by, or infused with, the protective spirit of supernatural feline creatures. Country of Origin: Peru. Period Date: Initial Period c 1800 - 900 BC. Place of Origin: Cerro Sechin, Casma Valley, north coast of Peru. Credit Line: NJ Saunders

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

Terracotta head of Xipe Totec, Aztec, from Veracruz, Mexico. Artist: Werner Forman Featured Print

Terracotta head of Xipe Totec, Aztec, from Veracruz, Mexico. Artist: Werner Forman

Terracotta head of Xipe Totec, Aztec, from Veracruz, Mexico. Xipe Totec, the Flayed Lord, dressed in the skin of a sacrificial victim. During the agricultural festival of Tlacaxipeualiztli a sacrificial victim was skinned alive, and a warrior was dressed in the skin and performed a dance. The ceremony symbolised the bursting of the skin of the maize seed. From the National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City

© Werner Forman Archive/ National Museum of Anthropology, Mexi / Heritage-Images