“Musicales,” social evenings featuring music making, and their depiction in painting were exceedingly popular during the late ni...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
The natural half-light and careful detailing in this very direct portrait of a young minister's wife demonstrate the achievement of the youn...
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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