Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn, Lefferts Homes

  • 1st Floor
    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
  • 2nd Floor
    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
  • 3rd Floor
    Egyptian Art, European Paintings
  • 4th Floor
    Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
  • 5th Floor
    Luce Center for American Art

On View: Canopic Jar of Lady Senebtisi

Priests separately mummified the stomach, liver, lungs, and intestines, to be placed in jars, in the most expensive method of mummification ...

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: Reliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri)

    ART OF THE BODY
    These five artworks from throughout the African continent display the range of approaches artists have taken to figur...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn, Lefferts Homes
      • Date: 1899-1900
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Lefferts_Homes
      • Series: Views: U.S., Brooklyn
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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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