Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn Bridge

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    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: Tappan Zee, from Glenwood

This small-scale view of the Hudson River near John Williamson's home in Glenwood, New York, is typical of the sketchlike images that consti...

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: Large Jar

    Dragons fly over a stylized landscape of rocks and crashing waves on the sides of this massive, sturdy Jar. The plant that grows out of one ...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn Bridge
      • Date: 1896-1900
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Bridge
      • Series: Views: U.S., Brooklyn
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    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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