Collections: Asian 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: Practice Sketch or Votive Offering

The elaborate wig, aquiline nose, fastidious indication of fat folds on the neck, and elongated and downward-sloping eye all indicate that t...

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: Historical Papyrus in Five Pieces

    When complete, the papyrus to which this fragment belonged measured almost seven feet long. The texts are written in a cursive form of hiero...

     
    Ewer with CoverCovered TrayUmar, Disguised as Mazmahil the Surgeon, Practices Quackery on the Sorcerers of AntaliAn Old Man Walking by a Stream, with Distant MountainsSaddle OrnamentsShrine with an Image of a BodhisattvaTianhuang SealArghan Div Brings the Chest of Armor to HamzaSudden Shower Over Shin-Ohashi Bridge and Atake (Ohashi Atake no Yudachi), No. 58 from One Hundred Famous Views of EdoCherry Blossom Viewing PicnicWine Jar with Eight ImmortalsWine Jar with Fish and Aquatic PlantsEwer with Phoenix HeadWine Vessel (Zun) in the Form of a GooseHead of a GuardianCizhou Ware Pillow in the Form of a Tiger
     
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