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The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives comprise one of the largest art museum libraries in the country, with approximately 300,000 volumes and 2,000 linear feet of archival collections. The collection was founded in 1823 with the establishment of the Brooklyn Apprentices Library Association, which later evolved into the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, the parent organization of the Museum. This collection has been developed to encourage understanding of the Museum’s object collectio...



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Bibliography, p. xxvi-xxviii
Topics: Medals, Plaques and plaquettes
With this is bound Its: Catalogue of an exhibition of drawings by old masters. [1912?]
Topics: Drawing, Dutch, Drawing, Drawing
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by Society of Independent Artists (New York, N.Y.)
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Two catalogs issued for 1917 exhibition; the first did not contain illustrations
Topics: Art, American, Art, American
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Topics: Fuchs, Emil, 1866-1929, Art
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by Nahman, Maurice
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This leather-bound visitor's book or guest book (1918-1977) was owned by Egyptian antiquities dealer, Maurice Nahman (1868–1948), who lived in Cairo, Egypt. The book contains the original signatures and notations of well-known archaeologists, Egyptologists, scholars, collectors, philanthropists, and curators of the day. Nahman was a collector and art and antiquities dealer with a gallery at the rear of his Arab-style house in Cairo. During his life he also worked in the position of Head...
Topics: Nahman, Maurice, Collectors and collecting, Art dealers, Antiquities, Egypt -- Antiquities
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Exhibition catalogue of "Exhibition of Water Color Paintings By American Artists" which took place November 8th through December 18th, 1921.
Topics: Watercolor, Watercolor painting, Watercolor painting--20th century--Exhibitions, Art,...
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Topic: Cameron, David Young, Sir, 1865-1945
"Christmas, 1915."
Topics: Prints, Art dealers
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by Keppel, Frederick P. (Frederick Paul), 1875-1943; Frederick Keppel & Co
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At head of title: Reprinted ... from "The Outlook" of September 23rd, 1905
Topics: Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926, Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926, Etchers
Cover title bound in
Topic: Etching
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by George H. Ainslie Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
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Topic: Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936
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Topics: Bahr, A. William, Pottery, Chinese
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/NK4165_B15.pdf
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Topic: Lep©·re, Auguste, 1849-1918
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by Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942; Larionov, Mikhail Fedorovich, 1881-1964; Goncharova, Natalii Ła Sergeevna, 1881-1962; Kingore Galleries
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Cover title: Goncharova, Larionov
Topics: Goncharova, Natalii Ła Sergeevna, 1881-1962, Larionov, Mikhail Fedorovich, 1881-1964
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by Brooklyn Art Association
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Brooklyn Art Association, Spring exhibition. Catalogue of Paintings, (Watercolors.), and Etchings. 44th reception (03/13-03/25/1882) 
Topic: Brooklyn
On cover: Exhibition ... February, 1942
Topic: Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953
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by Brooklyn Aquarium Society, Inc.
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Brooklyn Aquarium Society. The Bulletin. April 1917.
Topics: Brooklyn Aquarium Society, Inc.
Exhibition catalog for "African negro art from the collection of Frank Crowninshield" which took place March 20 through April 25, 1937.
Topics: Crowninshield, Frank, 1872-1947 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions, Sculpture, African --...
Exhibition catalogue of "Exhibition of Water Color Paintings By American and European Artists" which took place November 19th through December 20th, 1923.
Topics: Watercolor, Watercolor painting, Watercolor painting--20th century--Exhibitions, Art,...
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Topic: Art objects
Cover title: Exhibition of Muhammedan-Persian art
Topics: Kevorkian, Hagop K, Islamic art, Islamic art, Art, Iranian, Art, Iranian
Catalogue of an exhibition held Nov. 30, 1906-Jan. 5, 1907
Topics: Children, Women, Portraits, French
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Topic: Legros, Alphonse, 1837-1911
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Topic: Canals, Interoceanic
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by Edouart, Augustin-Amant-Constant-Fid©·le, 1789-1861; Vernay, Arthur S
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Title on cover: American silhouettes, a notable collection of portraits taken between 1839-1849
Topics: Silhouettes, Portraits
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Topic: Cézanne, Paul, 1839-1906
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/N200_C33_M76.pdf
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by Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences. Museum; Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942
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"First impression, 6000 copies."
Topics: Art, Swedish, Art, Swedish
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by Keppel, Frederick, 1845-1912; Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926
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Topic: Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926
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by Beato, Antonio, -1903?
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Collection title devised. Albums are unnumbered. Each album has a title on the spine in gilt lettering: [v.1] Ramessum, Der-el-Mendinet, Mendinet Habu. -- [v.2] Karnak, Kurna, Der-el-Bahri. Albums of 19th century commercial photographs portraying the landscape, architecture, and people of Egypt. The 2 leather bound albums contain photographic prints (26 x 21 cm): b&w, albumen mounted individually to leaves of heavy white cardstock; v.1 contains 32 plates with views of Ramesseum,...
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Topic: Architecture Ancient -- Egypt -- Pictorial works
"This brochure is published as an advertising medium of our ecclesiastical department ... "
Topics: Tiffany, Louis Comfort, 1848-1933, Mosaics, Favrile glass, Glass painting and staining, Memorials,...
On cover: Exhibition of Mohammedan art from the Caliphate epoch to the XVIII century organized by the Persian Art Galleries, London
Topic: Islamic art
Exhibition catalogue of "Exhibition of Water Colors, Pastels Drawings And Miniatures By American & Foreign Artists" which took place January 23rd through February 24th, 1931.
Topics: Watercolor, Watercolor painting, Watercolor painting--20th century--Exhibitions, Art,...
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Topic: Prints
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by Society of Independent Artists (New York, N.Y.)
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Two catalogs issued for 1917 exhibition; the first did not contain illustrations
Topics: Art, American, Art, American
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Electronic reproduction Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002 digitized Description based on print version record
Topics: Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954 -- Exhibitions
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Topic: Wood-engraving
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Topic: Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928
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Topic: Haden, Francis Seymour, 1818-1910
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by Wedmore, Frederick, Sir, 1844-1921; Helleu, Paul, 1859-1927
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From 'Etching in England,' London, 1895
Topic: Helleu, Paul, 1859-1927
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Topic: Zorn, Anders, 1860-1920
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Topic: Nanteuil, Robert, 1623-1678
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by Salmagundi Sketch Club; National Academy of Design (U.S.)
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Catalogue and checklist of the exhibition
Topics: Drawing, American, Prints, American
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/SCR_N1206_Un3_Sa4.pdf
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by Brooklyn Aquarium Society, Inc.
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Brooklyn Aquarium Society [S14]. The Aquarium Bulletin. August 1917.
Topic: Brooklyn Aquarium Society
Catalog of an exhibition held Nov. 6-Dec. 2, 1922
Topics: Art, French, Sculpture, African
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/SCR_N53_J765e.pdf
Preface signed: G. H.S
Topic: Smillie, James David, 1833-1909
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Topic: Prints, Japanese
Catalog of an exhibition held Dec. 7, 1909-Jan. 8, 1910
Topic: Etching
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by Frederick Keppel & Co; Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975
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Topic: Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903
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Topic: Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935
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Topic: Engraving
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by Frederick Keppel & Co; Keppel, David, b. 1877
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Topic: Drawing
Exhibition catalogue of "Exhibition of Water Color Paintings Pastels and Drawings by American and European Artists" which took place April 14th through May 10th, 1925. 
Topics: Watercolor, Watercolor painting, Watercolor painting--20th century--Exhibitions, Art,...
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by Brooklyn Aquarium Society, Inc.
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Brooklyn Aquarium Society [S14]. The Aquarium Bulletin. December 1917.
Topics: Brooklyn Aquarium Society, Aquariums, Aquarium fishes
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by Brooklyn Art Association
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Brooklyn Art Association. Spring Exhibition. Catalogue of Water Colors.  (03/23--04/04/1885) .
Topic: Brooklyn Art Association
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by Brooklyn Art Association
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Brooklyn Art Association. Catalogue of Paintings, (Water Colors.) Spring exhibition : 42nd reception (03/07-03/19/1881).
Topic: Brooklyn Art Association
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by Brooklyn Art Association.
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Brooklyn Art Association. Catalogue of Paintings, Illustrated. Fall exhibition : 41st reception (12/06/1880-01/01/1881).
Topic: Brooklyn Art Association.
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Topics: Lalanne, Maxime, 1827-1886, Appian, Jacques Barth©♭lemy, 1818-1898, Daubigny, Charles...
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Topic: Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903
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by Frederick Keppel & Co; Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926; De Vinne Press
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Exhibition held January 8 to February 6, 1907
Topics: Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903, Etching, Dry-point
1909, 1911 have title: Catalogue of an exhibition of Etchings of Paris by Meryon
Topic: Méryon, Charles, 1821-1868
1909, 1911 have title: Catalogue of an exhibition of Etchings of Paris by Meryon
Topic: Méryon, Charles, 1821-1868
Mounted plate on cover. Checklist of an exhibition held at E.F. Hanfstaengl, New York. Found in Culin Archival Collection, General corresp [1.4.007], 01/1920.
Topics: Reiss, Winold, 1886-1953 -- Exhibitions, Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929 -- Archives, Indians of North...
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Topics: Webster, Herman A. (Herman Armour), 1878-1970, Webster, Herman A. (Herman Armour), 1878-1970
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Topics: Bahr, Abel William, 1878-1959, Art, Chinese
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/ND2081_5_M76.pdf
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Topics: Portraits, Prints
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Topic: Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970
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by Frederick Keppel & Co; Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926; De Vinne Press
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Exhibition held December 1-31, 1910
Topics: Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903, Etching, Dry-point
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by Cary, Elisabeth Luther, 1867-1936; Lep©·re, Auguste, 1849-1918
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Topic: Lep©·re, Auguste, 1849-1918
Brooklyn Art Association. Catalogue of Water-Color Paintings, and Etchings by American Artists Only. Winter exhibition : 46th reception (03/12-03/24/1883).
Topic: Brooklyn Art Association.
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by Daniel Gallery
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Checklist of an exhibition at Daniel Gallery, New York, 1919-1920. Found in Goodyear Archival Collection, Research & writings [2.1.006], n.d.
Topics: Goodyear, W. H. (William Henry), 1846-1923 -- Archives, Daniel Gallery, Painting, American -- 20th...
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Topic: Washburn, Cadwallader, 1866-1965
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by Nevinson, C. R. W. (Christopher Richard Wynne), 1889-1946; Hind, C. Lewis (Charles Lewis), 1862-1927; Bourgeois Galleries
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Bourgeois Galleries, New York, Nov. 10-Dec. 4, [1920]
Topic: Nevinson, C. R. W. (Christopher Richard Wynne), 1889-1946
Exhibition catalogue of "Exhibition of Water Color Paintings And Drawings By American and European Artists" which took place January 28th through February 28th, 1927.
Topics: Watercolor, Watercolor painting, Watercolor painting--20th century--Exhibitions, Art,...
Exhibition of the first representative collection of paintings by contemporary Brazilian artists October 11th to 30th, 1930. At head of title: International Art Center of Roerich Museum in cooperation with the Brazilian Society of friends of Roerich Museum. "Brazilian art comes to America" (p.[3-4]) signed: Christian Brinton
Topics: Painting, Brazilian -- History, Painting, Brazilian -- Exhibitions, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- In...