Collections: Items Tagged "death"

  • 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: Female Figure

Figures like this one were placed on ancestral altars as links to a deceased person’s soul. It is likely that this figure represents a...

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: William Rush Carving His Allegorical Figure of the Schuylkill River

    This is one of several paintings In which Thomas Eakins provided an imaginary glimpse of the Philadelphia sculptor William Rush carving The ...

     

    Login to play

    Login with Google ID

    Forgot your password?

    Not a Posse member? Register

    Brooklyn Museum Posse:
    Exploring the collection

    When you join the posse, your tags comments and favorites will display with your attribution and save to your profile.

    advanced 106,007 records currently online.

    Found 13549 Items Tagged "death"


    Battle of KarbalaRelief of Mourners Before a TombRelief of Mourning WomenMantle ("The Paracas Textile")Ritual KnifeLife-Death FigureElaborately Painted Shroud of Neferhotep, Son of HerrotiouYokeReliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri)Head and Chest From a SarcophagusChrist on the Cross Adored by Saints Thomas Aquinas and Catherine of Siena (Recto); Saint Dominic with Saints and Worshipping Nuns (Verso)Soul Container (Eraminhô)Dog MummyThe Head of Saint John the Baptist on a Charger (La tête de saint Jean-Baptiste dans le plat)Anthropoid Coffin of the Servant of the Great Place, TetiIt Is Finished (Consummatum Est)Birds-Eye View of the Forum: Jesus Hears His Death Sentence (Le Forum "vu à vol doiseau."  Jésus entend sa condamnation à mort)A Resting Place of Prisoners
    Objects  – Showing objects 1 - 18 of 131
    Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection
    Exhibitions
    Archives  – Showing objects 1 - 18 of 13,417