Scenes of daily life, many of which may actually have had religious significance, were a basic element of private-tomb decoration until the ...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
A horizontal panel that supports the main altarpiece, a predella often presents narrative scenes from the life of the saint or holy figure w...
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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