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: Table Top

Today when we think of where inventive contemporary design is manufactured, we often think of Italy. This, however, was not always the c...

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: Fragment of a Saltcellar

    During the first half of the sixteenth century, Sapi craftsmen in Sierra Leone became famous for carving ivory objects for export to Europea...

    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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