This figure’s protruding abdomen allowed room for the insertion of various medicines by an nganga (ritual specialist) to activate the ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
In 1912 Max Weber wrote of his creative process: "We shall not be bound by visible objects—only the essence we as humans get out of th...
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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