Little is known about the functions of masks such as this one, since they fell out of use by 1910. It is thought that they might have had a ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
These reliefs of Sobekhotep III offering vessels to the goddesses Satis and Anukis (left and right, respectively) probably formed part of a ...
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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