This palette apparently represents a Nile boat with upcurved prow and stern and a small cabin amidships. Boats played an important role in E...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The Egyptian word for mummy, sah, means “nobility” or “dignity” and denotes a divine and eternal manifestation of th...
The Brooklyn Museum's lantern slide collection was started by the Museum's curator of fine arts, William Henry Goodyear, in the late nineteenth century. The Museum's Libraries and Archives now holds 11,710 glass lantern slides, and selections can be seen here.
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