Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn, Lefferts Homes

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On View: Bed

In both form and decoration, this bed embodies the robust exuberance of the Rococo Revival style in America. In construction, it reflects th...

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: View at Tivoli

    Perched atop the tufa cliffs and cascading waterfall of Tivoli, a hill town outside Rome, the ancient Roman Temple of Vesta beckoned to open...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn, Lefferts Homes
      • Date: 1899-1900
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Lefferts_Homes
      • 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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