Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn, Pratt Institute

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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
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Tile

These tiles set in a plain, painted wooden frame were probably arranged in this manner for display in a showroom, as opposed to the more ela...

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: Nubian Comrades

    This fragment of a battle scene shows two Nubian warriors. The man on the right has been wounded in combat. He is supported by a fellow sold...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn, Pratt Institute
      • Date: 1899
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Pratt_Institute
      • 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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