Libraries and Archives: Photograph Collection: 1940

  • 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: Chief's Chair

Most seats in sub-Saharan Africa are low stools with round or rectangular tops, carved from a single block of wood. As early as the sixteent...

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: Gravepost (Aloalo)

    Aloalo are commemorative grave markers used by royal Mahafaly clans. These posts symbolize a union between dead and living family members. H...

     
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    Photographic images of the development of the Brooklyn Museum's building. McKim, Mead & White created the original design plan. Images range from the first section of the building to its latest redesign.

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