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    Arts of Africa, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden
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    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: Ladle with Skull

Skull imagery is usually associated with the Tánis (Hamatsa) ceremony practiced by the Heiltsuk and Kwakwawa’wakw...

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: Fragment of Colored Hieroglyphs

    To represent sounds and ideas, the Egyptian system of hieroglyphic writing employed signs in the form of complete or partial images of human...


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    5th Floor, Currently 2,419 objects on-view

    The WinnerA Black and White SituationEmpress AkwekeEarly Works #25: Self-Portrait

    5th floor H-wing Elevator Lobby

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    A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. RosalieEverlasting WaterfallCopalliFallen Bierstadt

    American Identities: A New Look, American Landscape, 5th Floor

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    George WashingtonHarbor LandscapeA View of the Two Lakes and Mountain House, Catskill Mountains, MorningSummer Showers

    American Identities: A New Look, American Landscape/Colony to Nation, 5th Floor

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    Handsome Morning -- A DakotaMoonlightSoul in BondageRome Representative of the Arts

    American Identities: A New Look, Centennial Era, 5th Floor

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    The Greek SlaveThe Reprimand.  Ah! You Naughty Fawn, You Have Been Eating the Flowers Again.Takawira - JJuly

    American Identities: A New Look, Everyday Life/A Nation Divided, 5th Floor

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    The Shepherdess of RolleboiseMeadow Flowers (Golden Rod and Wild Aster)Floor LampAutumn Foliage

    American Identities: A New Look, Expanding Horizons, 5th Floor

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    Mano Poderosa (The All-Powerful Hand), or Las Cinco Personas (The Five Persons)The Peaceable KingdomThe SculptorCrawford Notch, New Hampshire

    American Identities: A New Look, Making Art: Centennial Era, 5th Floor

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    Cops and Headlights VStudy for Homage to the Square "High Tenor"Homage to the SquarePainting No. 48

    American Identities: A New Look, Modern Life, 5th Floor

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    Gowanus Canal from 2nd StreetBrooklyn BridgeSide ChairWinter Scene in Brooklyn

    American Identities: A New Look, Orientation Gallery, 5th Floor

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    Cylindrical VesselMantle ("The Paracas Textile")Small Standing FigurineGold Ornament in the Form of an Animal Devouring a Serpent

    Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor

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    Young Girl with Flowers in her Hair (Jeune fille aux fleurs dans les cheveux)Bacchantes Embracing, Small Model (Bacchantes senlaçant, petit modèle)Head of the Tragic Muse (Tête de la Muse tragique)Andrieu dAndres, Second Maquette (Andrieu dAndres, deuxième maquette)

    Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, 5th Floor

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    Spacelander Bicycle"Hang-It-All" Coat Rack"Pedestal" Armchair and Seat CushionFor What Was I Created?

    Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

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    Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Gallery, 5th Floor

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    Pair of Moccasins