Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  • 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: Upper Part of Staff

The geometric designs on the upper part of this staff are made of stretched animal skin. The artisan varied the technique of applying the ti...

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: Plaque with Crocodile Deity

    In Panama the Crocodile God was the principal deity for more than a thousand years and was most likely associated with strength, the sun and...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn Daily Eagle
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Daily_Eagle
      • 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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