Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Middle Kingdom

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On View: Tile from a Royal Funerary Structure

Rows of green-glazed rectangles like these examples tiled the walls of rooms beneath King Djoser\'s Step Pyramid and another nearby building...

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.

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    Like her contemporary Mary Cassatt, Bessie Potter Vonnoh favored young children and their mothers as subjects. In this bronze, a mother gaze...

     

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    Lantern Slide Collection: Middle Kingdom  –  Showing images 1 - 13 of 13
     
    • Folder: Middle Kingdom
      • Call Number: S10_08_Middle_Kingdom
      • Series: Views, Objects: Egypt
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    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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