Objects like this have long been regarded as trial pieces used by artists to sketch or carve drafts for larger works, a practice known from ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Although both queens and goddesses were often represented in the Ptolemaic Period with elaborate headdresses consisting of a vulture surmoun...
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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