Figures like this one were placed on ancestral altars as links to a deceased person’s soul. It is likely that this figure represents a...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
These capitals once graced the upper story of the Bayard-Condict Building, still standing in Manhattan and the only structure in New York Ci...
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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