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

  • 1st Floor
    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: Mask for the Okuyi Society (Mukudj)

In the past mukudj masks were danced on stilts in masquerades during funeral celebrations. The mask’s white coloring symbolizes peace,...

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: War Chief's Carved Pipe Stem

    THE JARVIS COLLECTION
    The articles in this case and the adjacent clothing case [see 50.67.6] are some of the earliest and finest East...

     
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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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