Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Northwest Coast

  • 1st Floor
    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
  • 3rd Floor
    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
  • 4th Floor
    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
  • 5th Floor
    Luce Center for American Art

On View: A Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)

During and even immediately after the Civil War, very few American artists undertook direct representations of the catastrophic conflict or ...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Relief of a Royal Face

    Several details indicate that this fragmentary head represents a king. The long back of the headdress and the side pieces that almost encirc...

     
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    • Folder: Northwest Coast
      • Call Number: S10_07_Northwest_Coast
      • Series: Native Americans: North America
    advanced 107,194 records currently online.

    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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