In this canvas painted for the 1868 Salon, Degas combined, for the first time in his work, the narrative content, large scale, and complexit...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Magical specialists called banganga use sculptures such as this male half figure known as a mukishi as devices for protection and divination...
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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