Toggle

20 North Main St (also enter on 224 Benefit Street) Providence, RI 02903

Open today 10 am–5 pm

Art & Design

Explore by

  • Collection
  • Type
  • Maker
  • Medium
  • Process
  • Place
  • Date
  • A (607)
  • B (739)
  • C (773)
  • D (612)
  • E (639)
  • F (517)
  • G (1192)
  • H (1194)
  • I (319)
  • J (385)
  • K (795)
  • L (435)
  • M (1146)
  • N (334)
  • O (132)
  • P (402)
  • Q (38)
  • R (526)
  • S (1268)
  • T (633)
  • U (1531)
  • V (413)
  • W (589)
  • X (2)
  • Y (196)
  • Z (82)
  • A (231)
  • B (304)
  • C (1965)
  • D (95)
  • E (887)
  • F (57)
  • G (1604)
  • H (92)
  • I (1975)
  • J (9)
  • K (1)
  • L (434)
  • M (387)
  • N (40)
  • O (420)
  • P (1476)
  • Q (5)
  • R (80)
  • S (1191)
  • T (216)
  • U (6)
  • V (24)
  • W (990)
  • Y (4)
  • Z (2)
  • A (28)
  • B (115)
  • C (143)
  • D (44)
  • E (366)
  • F (9)
  • G (71)
  • H (30)
  • I (18)
  • J (25)
  • K (20)
  • L (44)
  • M (33)
  • N (12)
  • O (37)
  • P (232)
  • Q (4)
  • R (62)
  • S (113)
  • T (131)
  • U (43)
  • V (10)
  • W (2614)
  • Y (5)
  • Z (1)
  • A (67)
  • B (48)
  • C (157)
  • D (25)
  • E (74)
  • F (132)
  • G (41)
  • H (71)
  • I (114)
  • J (1430)
  • K (11)
  • L (36)
  • M (96)
  • N (73)
  • O (16)
  • P (157)
  • R (35)
  • S (69)
  • T (25)
  • U (33)
  • V (29)
  • W (85)
  • Y (1)
  • Z (1)
Previous Next

Japan

  • List view
  • Grid view
  • Objects

    Chapter 7 of the 11 chapters of Chushingura (The treasury of loyal retainers) (Chushingura shichidanme junimaizoku)

    Attributed to Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Chapter 7 of the 11 chapters of Chushingura (The treasury of loyal retainers) (Chushingura shichidanme junimaizoku), 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Image: 25.6 x 18.9 cm (10 1/16 x 7 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1092

  • Objects

    Semi-formal Buddhist vestment (7-column kesa)

    Unknown artist, Japanese; Edo, Japan
    Semi-formal Buddhist vestment (7-column kesa), first half of 19th century
    Silk, gilt mulberry paper; compound weave, supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 210.5 cm (82 7/8 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.397

  • Objects

    Semi-formal Buddhist vestment (7-column kesa)

    Unknown artist, Japanese; Edo, Japan
    Semi-formal Buddhist vestment (7-column kesa), 18th-19th century
    Silk, gilt mulberry paper; compound weave, supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 208.3 cm (82 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.320

  • Objects

    Parody of child as Daikoku (Mitate daikoku)

    Attributed to Shigemasa
    Japanese, 1739-1820
    Parody of child as Daikoku (Mitate daikoku), The Seven Gods of Good Fortune, 1780’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Sheet) 38.6 x 26.4 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.1367

  • Objects

    Ejiri, Suruga Province (Shunshu ejiri)

    Katsushika Hokusai
    Japanese, 1760-1849
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Ejiri, Suruga Province (Shunshu ejiri), Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 26 x 37.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1179

  • Objects

    Seven-column priest's robe with court-dance theme

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Seven-column priest’s robe with court-dance theme, 1736
    Silk compound weave with supplementary silk and gold-leaf paper patterning wefts
    Length: 210.8 cm (83 inches)
    Bequest of Lucy T. Aldrich 55.408

  • Objects

    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Yamauba and Her Son Kintaro, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Length: 21.1 cm (8 5/16 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.8

  • Objects

    Toto sundai (Surugadai in the eastern capital)

    Katsushika Hokusai
    Japanese, 1760-1849
    Nishimuraya Yohachi, publisher
    Japanese
    Toto sundai (Surugadai in the eastern capital), Thirty-six views of Mount Fuji, ca. 1829-1833
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 25.7 x 38.1 cm (10 1/8 x 15 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.1212

  • Objects

    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea

    Yanagawa Shigenobu
    Japanese, 1787-1832
    Takeuchi no Sukune Praying by the Sea, Five Examples of Long Life, 1823/1
    Polychrome woodblock print with embossing
    Length: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of George Pierce Metcalf 56.039.13

  • Objects

    Small Bird and Japanese Morning Glories (Asagao ni kotori)

    Kitagawa Utamaro
    Japanese, 1754-1806
    Small Bird and Japanese Morning Glories (Asagao ni kotori), 1790’s
    Polychrome wood block print
    Plate: 34.5 x 7.6 cm (13 9/16 x 3 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.103