John Hancock, president of the Continental Congress, commissioned this portrait of George Washington as Commander in Chief of the Continenta...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
This large vase, based on an ancient form and inlaid with colored enamel decoration, is inspired by Beaux-Arts design, made popular in the l...
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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