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

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On View: Fragment of Tomb Relief

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 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: Saint Lawrence Buried in Saint Stephen's Tomb

    A horizontal panel that supports the main altarpiece, a predella often presents narrative scenes from the life of the saint or holy figure w...

     
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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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