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On View: "Metamorphic Library Chair", from "Repository of Arts, Literature, Fashions Etc.." Plate 29 (volume I, July 1811)

Morgan & Sanders’s metamorphic library chair established the basic mechanical design for this form. Their chair was rendered in 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: Relief of a Nobleman

    The exact context of this relief is unknown. The anonymous noble's garment and elaborate wig with lotus flower fillet and intricate locks ar...

     
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    • Title: Canalizing the cataract
      • Author: Wilbour, Charles E. (Charles Edwin), 1833-1896.
      • Description: p. 202-204 ; 30 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Wilbour Library of Egyptology
      • Imprint: Paris : Bouillon, 1890
      • Date: 1890
      • Call Number: N330 REC v.13
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