Collections: Items Tagged "china"

  • 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: Reliquary Guardian Figure (Mbulu Ngulu)

The Kota once used reliquary guardian figures (mbulu ngulu) to protect and demarcate the revered bones of family ancestors. The bones were p...

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: Statuette of Hippopotamus

    Egyptian artists decorated statuettes of hippos with images of Nile flora and fauna. Common motifs included lotus buds, flowers, marsh grass...

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    Found 174 Items Tagged "china"

    Bodhisattva GuanyinBowl with Flaring SidesPilgrim Bottle VaseMirror Cabinet and Cosmetic ChestVaseSaddle OrnamentsHill Jar and CoverPair of Crossbow MountsDrumTaihu Rock from Jiemei StudioVaseTripod CenserMirrorTwin Vases with Carved StandGarden SeatPlate in the Form of a Plum BlossomDouble Chicken-Headed EwerPlate, "Orchid"
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