The Tetela and the Songye are closely related groups who make figures for personal religious rituals. Carving styles and materials for these...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The motif of the king as a superhuman sphinx (human-headed lion) began in the Old Kingdom (circa 2670–2195
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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