Collections: Items Tagged "African"

  • 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: Plate, Eva

Today when we think of where inventive contemporary design is manufactured, we often think of Italy. This, however, was not always the cas...

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: Figure (Iginga)

    Iginga is a generic Lega term for human figurines owned by the highest-ranking members of Bwami. This example most likely served to mark the...

     
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    Found 215 Items Tagged "African"


    Block Statue of PadimahesStatue of MetjetjiStatue of a Priest of AmunFootcase of a Mummy with Images of Defeated Enemies Under the FeetLipiko MaskFigure of Mother and Child (Phemba)MaskFragment of a HeadFemale Figure with Medicinal Charge (Musinju)MaskNdop Portrait of King Mishe miShyaang maMbulFigure of a Mother Holding a Child  (Lupingu lwa Cibola)Power Figure (Nkisi Nkondi)Grave Marker (Tumba)Elephant Tusk Carved with Figures in ReliefMwaash aMbooy MaskWater PipeStatuette of a Striding Man
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    Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui
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