Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn, Prospect Park

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    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: Likishi Dance Costume Shirt and Head Cover with Pwo Mask

This complete dance costume shows how masks are normally one part of a larger ensemble. The mask is sewn directly onto the costume of looped...

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: King with Sistra (Rattles) before Hathor

    Here, in a setting of the world bounded by hieroglyphs for earth and heaven, a king as dutiful son stands with sistra before one form of his...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn, Prospect Park
      • Date: 1898-1900
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Prospect_Park
      • 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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