Collections: American Art

  • 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: Hedgehog Rattle

The hollow body of this hedgehog figure contains tiny pellets that rattled when it was shaken. The ancient Egyptians used rattles to ward of...

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: Gravepost (Aloalo)

    Aloalo are commemorative grave markers used by royal Mahafaly clans. These posts symbolize a union between dead and living family members. H...

     
    SketchbookSketchbookItalian SketchbookWoman in ManteauTropical SceneryBacchanteSketchbook, Conway, New HampshireVirgin of GuadalupeDoña María de la Luz Padilla y Gómez de CervantesKnow Thy SelfOn the Delaware RiverThe Waste of Waters is Their FieldThe WaveA Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)Street Scene (Hester Street)Shooting for the Beef
     
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