Collections: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern 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: Saint Lawrence Liberates Souls from Purgatory

A horizontal panel that supports the main altarpiece, a predella often presents narrative scenes from the life of the saint or holy figure w...

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: Statue in a Niche

    In the tomb, a statue of the deceased served as the focal point. When the ka-soul occupied the statue, priests made food and drink offerings...

     
    Tear Drop Shaped Vase with Painted Designs of Maidens, Cows, Swamp Plants, etc.Relief of Queen Nefertiti Kissing One of Her DaughtersRelief Depicting Akenhaten and His Daughter Offering to the AtenFemale Ancestral BustJewelry Box (?) with LidRelief of Princess Khekeret-nebtyRelief with Desert AnimalsBlock Statue of PadimahesRoyal KaDonation Stela with a CurseSwamp SceneBoundary Stela of Sety IPtolemaic Queen (Cleopatra VII?)Relief of Amunhotep INefertitiEgyptian Man in a Persian Costume
     
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