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 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
James Callowhill was a highly skilled china decorator at the Worcester Royal Porcelain Company in England before he immigrated to the United...
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Brooklyn, New York 11238-6052
Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum
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