Collections: Arts of Africa

  • 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: Divination Object (Gbaule)

This object creates a frightening and otherworldly effect. Gbaule are divination objects used by the We to determine the causes of illness 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: Necklace Elements

    The Sumerian culture in Iraq, established in the third millennium b.c., was one of the world’s earliest civilizations. It reached a he...

     
    Power Figure (Nkisi Nkondi)Fragment of a HeadFigure of a Monkey, possibly for MbraWaist Pendant with Oba and Two AttendantsDivination Torso Figure (Nkishi)Ceremonial Staff (Kibango)Ceremonial Staff (Kibango)Mask (Nganga Diphombe)Kabwelulu Gourd FigurePower Figure (Nkishi)Likishi Dance Costume LeggingsFigure of a Mother Holding a Child  (Lupingu lwa Cibola)Pendant CrossPendant CrossPendant CrossGelede Mask
     
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