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  • 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: Waist Pendant with Oba and Two Attendants

The central figure on this pendant represents the oba, or king, of Benin flanked by important court officials. The scene symbolizes support ...

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: Striding Winged Sphinx

    The motif of the king as a superhuman sphinx (human-headed lion) began in the Old Kingdom (circa 2670–2195  

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