Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn scenes; buildings

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
  • 5th Floor
    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Bust of Abraham Lincoln

Arguably the best-known sculptor of America\'s Gilded Age, Augustus Saint-Gaudens was one of many sculptors commissioned to produce memorial...

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: Dish in the Form of a Trussed Duck

    Cosmetic dishes in the form of trussed ducks were made throughout the Eighteenth Dynasty, This example shows the bird with its head turned b...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn scenes; buildings
      • Date: 1877-1900
      • Call Number: S10_11_Brooklyn_Scenes_Buildings
      • Series: Views: Brooklyn, Long Island, Staten Island
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