After training as a painter with his father, Charles Volkmar continued his studies in France. There he became fascinated with the effects of...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
A tankard made out of valuable material was part of its owner's capital. In the eighteenth century, a tankard might cost more than the annua...
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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