Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,379 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,657 of them are available online. There are 4,054 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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Suzuki Harunobu

Courtesan Utena of the Shinkanaya by a hibachi (Shinkanaya Utena), 1770
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Chinese

Bird on a Rock near a Flowering Plum, 1662-1722
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American

Fashion plate from Peterson's Magazine, September 1885
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Felix Bonfils

42. Le Caire Mosquée de Mohammed-Ali Fontaine des Ablutions, ca. 1869
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Dawoud Bey

Birmingham: Four Girls, Two Boys, 2014
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Utagawa Kuniyoshi

With a single arrow-shot, Tametomo sinks the finest ship of Mochimitsu as his mistress Sasaraye and his retainer Oniyasha and islanders look on in pride (Chinzei hachiro Minamoto no tametomo), ca. 1844
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Thomas Girtin

Untitled (Church in Ruins), late 1700s - early 1800s
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Utagawa Yoshitsuru

Opening siege of Minamoto no Yoritomo; Hojo Tokimasa and others attack Yamaki Hangan at his mansion (Minamoto no Yoritomo no hataage Hojo Tokimasa sono hoka Yamaki Hangan no yashiki ni oshiyoseru), 1847-1852
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Utagawa Kunisada

The ninth month: Chrysanthemum Festival party in the ninth month (Choyo: Kiku ? no tsuki utage), 1854.4
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English

Textile Fragment, late 1700s
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Daniel Marot

Plate 1 from Livre de Statues propres à Tailler en Marbre et en pierre et aussi en Metaille (Book of Statues Appropriate for Carving in Marble, Stone, and Metal), 1712
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Michael Wolgemut, designer

Daniel Sees the Splendor of God, from the book Schatzbehalter der wahren Reichtümer des Heils (Treasure Chest of the True Riches of Salvation), Nuremberg, 1491
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Indonesian

Slendang Prada (fragment), early 1900s
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Italian

Study of a Standing Male Figure, 1680 - 1750
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Utagawa Kunisada II

Reconciliation between Takeda and Uesugi at Kawanakajima in Shinano Province (Shinshu kawanakajima Takeda Uesugi waboku zu), 1850s-1860's
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American

Bottle, late 1700s-early 1800s
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Jacques Callot

Turk Seen from the Front, Right Hand on Hip (Le Turc Vu de Face, Levant le Bras Droit), ca. 1621-1624
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Utagawa Hiroshige

Posting house with famous specialty, Kusatsu (Kusatsu meibutsu tateba), ca. 1833
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Paulus Pontius

Portrait of Emanuel Frockas, Count of Feria, early 1600s - mid 1600s
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Wang Gai

Orchids, Butterfly, and Rock (Jiezi yuan hua zhuan), possibly printed in 1701
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Paulus Pontius

Portrait of Adriaen van Stalbemt, early 1600s - mid 1600s
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Jan Luyken

Elisha Healeth the Unwholesome Waters at Jericho, ca. 1708

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