This mask represents Bak’was, a malevolent, ghostly spirit and the keeper of drowned souls in Kwakwaka&rsq...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Religious paintings in private chapels often had both didactic and devotional purposes. From the sixteenth century, missionaries intent on i...
William Henry Goodyear (1846–1923) was the Brooklyn Museum's first curator of fine arts. A finding aid to the collection and an extensive selection of his photographs, either taken or collected by him, are now available online.
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