Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,444 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,666 of them are available online. There are 4,122 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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Utagawa Kunisada II

Temporary quarters of the New Yoshiwara: Courtesans patronized by Owariya Hikotaro viewing cherry blossoms (Shin Yoshiwara kataku: Owariya Hikotaro kakae yujo hanami zu), 1863.2
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Gary Metz

Untitled (Print #294), ca. 1970-1983
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Kōno Bairei

Horseradish; flowering cherry (Wasabi; yaezakura), 1901
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Indian

Study of a standing man, undated
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Edward Lear

“Thunderclouds that hang on high,” Joannina, Epirus, Albania, after 1878
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Jenny Holzer

Untitled ("REPRESSING SEX URGES IS SO BAD."), 1979 - 1982 text date
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Indian

Chained Baboon, mid 1600s
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Kitagawa Utamaro

Ushiwakamaru (Minamoto no Yoshitsune) serenading Jorurihime [Lady Joruri] by flute (Ushiwakamaru jorurihime), 1790's
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Auguste Raffet

The Typhus Fever in Mayence (Le Typhus à Mayence), ca. 1827
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Paul Sandby

Landscape with Windmill and Trees, mid 1700s - early 1800s
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Chinese

funerary figurine, late Sui-early Tang dynasty
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Prada

Women's shoes, ca. 2000
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Gene Kloss

Untitled (Southwest Landscape), 1900s
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Yuitsusai

Lacquered Box of Poem Cards, early to mid-1820s
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French

Textile fragment, ca. 1785
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Sumatran

Skirtcloth (kain songket), 1800s
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Kara Walker

Cotton Hoards in the Southern Swamp, 2005
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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Nichiren Prays for the Restless Spirit of the Cormorant Fisherman at the Isawa River, 1885
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Smisek, designer

Neues Groteschaen-Buchlein, Durch Johann Schmischeck, ca. 1620
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Pietro Testa

The Prodigal Son is Reduced to a Swineherd, ca. 1645

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