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  • 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: Cylindrical Toilet Box with Swivelled Cover

The band of incised decoration running around the circumference of this vessel shows the seated figure of a man named lpuy at a banquet. An ...

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: Oblong Flake with Drawing of Osiris Seated on His Throne Within a Shrine

    Even if he were not labeled by the hieroglyphs at the right ("Osiris, the great god"), this deity would be easy to identify. Osiri...

     
    Figure of a HornblowerA View of the Two Lakes and Mountain House, Catskill Mountains, MorningCoiled Presentation BowlBowl with Kufic InscriptionHead of a GuardianJheri Now, Curl LaterVacuum CleanerFemale FigureTriptych: Madonna with Saints and Christ Blessing (Center); The Nativity and the Annunciate Angel (Left Wing); Crucifixion and the Virgin Annunciate (Right Wing)S. Marco, Venice, Italy, 1901Vista: Thames Street, No. 22, Man.Artemisia Gentileschi Place Setting

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