Collections: American Art

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On View: Stela of Neferseku

The style of an object often provides insight into where it was made. On this stela, the offerings seem to float in the air and the arms 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: Pilaster Capital, One of Six, from the Bayard-Condict Building, 65 Bleecker Street, NYC

    These capitals once graced the upper story of the Bayard-Condict Building, still standing in Manhattan and the only structure in New York Ci...

     
     
    SketchbookSketchbookWoman in ManteauItalian SketchbookTropical ScenerySketchbook, Conway, New HampshireVirgin of GuadalupeDoña María de la Luz Padilla y Gómez de CervantesBacchanteKnow Thy SelfPortrait of a WomanOn the Delaware RiverA Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)Mrs. Alexander Cumming, née Elizabeth Goldthwaite, later Mrs. John BaconBound AngelThe Waste of Waters is Their FieldJohn VinallStreet Scene (Hester Street)Pierre Van CortlandtVirginWyntje (Lavinia) Van VechtenJonas PlattEast River ParkGeorge WashingtonMrs. Sylvester (Abigail Pickman) GardinerStill Life with FruitA Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. RosalieSketchbookShooting for the BeefStudy for "They Will Take My Island"The WaveMy UncleGirl with AppleAnatomy SketchbookVirgin of Pomata with St. Nicholas Tolentino and St. Rose of LimaJohn Van CortlandtThe Carpenters Shop in NazarethTemple of Khonsu at KarnakStanding WomanSaint Catherine of SienaChrist Child with Passion SymbolsCapac Yupanqui, Fifth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsUrco, Ninth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsPachacuti, Tenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsHuayna Capac, Twelfth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsHuascar, Thirteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsAtahualpa, Fourteenth Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsSwinging in the SquareMrs. Charles DodgeGourdsSinchi Roca, Second Inca, 1 of 14 Portraits of Inca KingsOn the Way between Old and New Cairo, Citadel Mosque of Mohammed Ali, and Tombs of the MamelukesLetitia Wilson JordanMartinique WomanNude on Chair, Legs Crossed

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