Libraries and Archives: Arts & decoration.

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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    Arts of Asia and the Islamic World
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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: Left Foot from an Anthropoid Coffin

The pliability of wood allows for more detailed and naturalistic carving than stone. Because of the scarcity and cost of the material in anc...

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: Menat

    This object was placed at the back of a multistringed necklace to balance its weight. Also, the beads of the necklace were shaken as a rattl...

     
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    • Title: Arts & decoration.
      • Description: 55v. in 54.: illus., plates (part col.) ; 29-36 cm. v
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries
      • Imprint: New York : A. Budge,: Arts and decoration publ.,: Hewitt Publishing co.,: Artspur, 1910-1942
      • Date: 1910-42
      • Call Number: PER
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