Exhibitions: Rubin Galleries: Egyptian Art (installation).

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
  • 3rd Floor
    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
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    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
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    Luce Center for American Art

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    Rubin Galleries: Egyptian Art (installation).

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    • December 1993: WHAT:
      Press Preview Thursday, December 2, 1993, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

      Egyptian Reinstallation - Third Floor
      Featuring over 500 objects from the world renowned Egyptian collection, which have seldom or never been on view. Highlights include sarcophagi, coffins, the cartonnage of Nespanetjerenperre, and a wrapped 2,600 year old mummy never before on view at The Brooklyn Museum

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      30-year retrospective designed and conceptualized by the architect, on view through February 27, 1994

      Contemporary Permanent Installation - Fifth Floor
      Features more than 50 works from 1946 to 1992 in a wide range of media, opened initially on February 19, 1993

      December 3, 1993

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