Collections: Contemporary Art

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    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: Kneeling Statuette of Pepy I

Almost any temple sculpture could serve as a cult statue, but the Egyptians only placed the most important cult images—as we believe this ...

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: Kneeling Statuette of Pepy I

    Almost any temple sculpture could serve as a cult statue, but the Egyptians only placed the most important cult images—as we believe this ...

     
     
    Barred from the StudioThe HeroWomanBurning African Village Play Set with Big House and LynchingOcean Park No. 27Towering SpaciousnessEverlasting WaterfallHomage to the SquarePower FlightThe Bright PassageAt Connies Inn, from the "Of the Blues" seriesThe Enchanted OwlRed ClothStudy for Homage to the Square "High Tenor"[Untitled] (Cancellation Prints)Tuskegee Airmen SeriesGirl on a ChairThe InversionStudy for Craters (Overall Site Plan with Survey Net)Floor with Laundry No. 3Vanishing ActLaudanumLaudanumLaudanumLaudanumLaudanumLaudanumLaudanumRed Indian #4 (Spearman)Premonition of EvilFire WeedPersonnageThe Dwarves w/o Snow WhiteKeys to the CoopA Little Taste Outside of Love"Come Away from Her"Untitled (Composition #104)The JudgementBlue LandscapeUntitledRegional Work #2From Scene of Three MurdersHavana CoronaNineteenth Century HousesJohn I. H. BaurDécontractéeGreen Hands and FacesSubwayJulyGowanus Canal from 2nd StreetTakawira - JSouthern CourtyardJheri Now, Curl LaterNot Yet TitledVessels of Magic

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    PipeTorsoGhosts of the ForestDriftwoodIncantationPair of Torah PointersChrist in the GardenNew York Harbor, Painters at Work on the Brooklyn Bridge, November, 1946Leaves and BlossomsFlat SurfacesStanding WomanLounge Chair, Model 654WThe TootersVacationistManhattan MosaicVaseThe SculptorBowlPlatter, After Henry WillDesk LampCrawford Notch, New HampshireFace JugLounge TableArmchair "Statton"Brooklyn BridgeDawn of a Hunting Morning"Grasshopper" Highback Armchair"Pedestal" Armchair and Seat Cushion"Diamond" ArmchairBowlBowlVaseBowlTrayBowlDeskConey IslandConey Island"Coney Island"Coney IslandConey Island"Coney Island""Coney Island"Coney Island (Parachute Jump)Coney Island"Coney Island"Coney IslandConey IslandConey Island"Coney Island"Coney IslandPlanterDouble VaseThree Women and Flag, Coney IslandEarly Skating

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