Libraries and Archives: Emmens House : 110 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, New York.

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
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    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Scrimshaw, Whale's Tooth

One of the main sources of lighting fuel in the colonial period and well into the nineteenth century was whale oil. Consequently, hunting fo...

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: Portrait of a Woman

    An X radiograph of this portrait reveals a compositional change invisible to the naked eye: the elimination of an elaborate blue drape that ...

     
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    • Title: Emmens House : 110 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, New York.
      • Author: Historic American Buildings Survey
      • Description: 2 cards : ill. ; 8 x 13 cm. + 1 photograph.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Special Collections
      • Imprint: [Washington, D.C. : Historic American Buildings Survey, between 1933 and 1937?]
      • Date: [1937?]
      • Call Number: NA735_B8_H621e
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