Spotlight: the Brooklyn Museum

We are happy to announce new content from the wonderful Brooklyn Museum.

 

A Shower Below the Summit, from the series, Thirty -six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjurokkei), ca 1823 (woodblock print), Hokusai, Katsushika (1760-1849) / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA /
Gift of Frederic B. Pratt / Bridgeman Images

 

The Brooklyn Museum of Art houses collections from Ancient Egyptian art, predynastic through to Coptic; Greek and Roman art; Islamic and pre-Islamic Middle Eastern art; Asian art, pre-Columbian Central and South American collections.

 

Untitled, (Bird with Hydrangea) (print), Unknown Artist / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / Gift of the estate of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace / Bridgeman Images

 

[Untitled] (Woodpecker) (print), Unknown Artist / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / Gift of the estate of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace / Bridgeman Images

 

 

There are also American Indian collections; art of Africa and the Pacific; European and American prints, drawings and photographs, American period rooms 1675-1930; American and European decorative arts; costumes and textiles; American paintings and sculpture, colonial to contemporary; European paintings and sculpture, medieval to 20th century; contemporary paintings and sculpture and outdoor garden sculpture.

 

Head of a Man, Ptolemaic (marble), Egyptian School (2nd Century BC) / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund / Bridgeman Images

 

The new material includes beautiful Japanese prints, etchings by Goya, Peruvian art, Ancient Egyptian artifacts, Indian miniatures paintings, and William Morris textiles.

 

And So Was His Grandfather (Asta su abuelo), 1797-98 (etching and aquatint), Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / A. Augustus Healy Fund, Frank L. Babbott Fund, and Carll H. de Silver Fund / Bridgeman Images
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters (El sueño de la razon produce monstruos), 1797-98 (etching & aquatint), Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / A. Augustus Healy Fund, Frank L. Babbott Fund, and Carll H. de Silver Fund / Bridgeman Images

 

 

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Plaque with Crocodile Deity, 700-800 (gold) , Cocle Culture (700-800) / Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, USA / Museum Collection Fund / Bridgeman Images

 


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