Collections: January 1, 2013 Images

  • 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: Block Statue of Padimahes

Block statues show their subject seated on the ground with knees drawn up to the chest, resulting in a block-like form. Placed on the floor ...

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: Power Figure (Nkishi)

    This figure’s protruding abdomen allowed room for the insertion of various medicines by an nganga (ritual specialist) to activate the ...

     
    Small Box and CoverRoof Tile Finial in the Form of a NagaBraceletNest of BoxesSuzuribako (Inkstone Box)BraceletBoxSuzuribako (Ink-stone Box)Anklet, One of a PairLetter BoxFolk - Lacquer Offering StandAnklet, One of a PairIncense Burner with Silver CoverBox with Detachable CoverFolk - Lacquer TraySquare DishNecklaceOblong BoxFolk - Lacquer TrayFour Armed SivaStem DishEwer (Hu)Folk - Lacquer DishMortuary UrnNecklace with PendantFaience of PataikosHatEwer (Zhihu)Tomb Figure of LokapalaJarLarge Offering TableTiered Incense ContainerTomb Figure of a GroomKendi (Southeast Asian Drinking Flask)Offering TableTray (Soban)Sadhus Gathered Around a FireFigure of the God PataikosWriting BoxDoor Panel Depicting Shiva
     
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