Collections: Items Tagged "african 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: Portrait of a Woman (possibly Mrs. James [Hester Stanton Plaisted] Gooch)

John Smibert's Boston portraits were often plain in composition and color, and stiff in expression (like this work). Nevertheless, for a tim...

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: Double Pegasus, one of four, from the Coney Island High Pressure Pumping Station, 2301 Neptune Avenue, Brooklyn

    These sleek modernist versions of Pegasus, the flying horse of classical mythology, once flanked the entrances to the New York City Fire Ser...

     

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    MaskFigure of Mother and Child (Phemba)Ceremonial HoeWadjet-Eye AmuletHollow Cylindrical AmuletKing Osorkon IPendantPendant CrossBanda MaskFigure of a HornblowerDance Headdress (Ci-wara Kun)Housepost, One of PairFigure of Shango on HorsebackHexagonal TileBow Stand (Nsakakabemba)Heart Scarab of DjedmutesAnkhHead of Wesirwer, Priest of MontuNecklace
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