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: Pendant Cross

Ethiopian Crosses
Christianity most likely arrived in Ethiopia in the first century. The conversion of King Ezana in 330

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: In the Mountains

    Winslow Homer was among the first artists to paint the “modern” American woman enjoying the physical liberation and social indep...

     
    Goddess SeshatCartonnage of NespanetjerenpereHistorical Papyrus in Five PiecesStatuette of Queen Ankhnes-meryre II and her Son, Pepy IIKneeling Statuette of Pepy IPrincess Sobeknakht Suckling a PrinceAramaic Adoption ContractFalcon Head Terminal from NecklaceFigure of Monkey Seated on Ovoid BaseBase for Votive Model of a Temple GatewayStatue of MetjetjiShabty Box of AmunemhatRelief of Hairdresser InuSunk Relief of Queen NeferuDoorjamb of ThaasetimuStatue of Ipepy
     
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