Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 3,121 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,643 of them are available online. There are 4,030 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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Chinese

Pair of sleeve bands, 1800 - 1899
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French

Dress panel, ca. 1925
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Korean

Hair Pick, 936-1392 CE
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Italian

Portrait of Cardinal Jacopo Sadoleto, 1500s
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German

The Virgin as the Woman of the Apocalypse, late 1400s
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Utagawa Kunisada

The sixth month: Summer airing of clothes (Minazuki: doyobashi), 1854.4
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Canaletto

The House with the Inscription (left half of Undivided Plate), 1741
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Glenn Ligon

Runaway (Glenn, Medium height, 5' 8", male), 1993
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Raffaello Morghen

Christ Expounding the Doctrine of His Divinity, late 1700s-early 1800s
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Edward Lear

And from the East Vane Sunrise Flowe(?)/From the Poem:The Poet.Amalfi, 1800s
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Wallace Nutting

Portrait of a Woman Entering the Door of 735 Warren Street, Hudson, New York, 1904
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Iranian

Joseph Being Sold into Slavery, ca. 1580
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Katsushika Hokusai

Hanging-Cloud Bridge, Mount Gyodo, Ashikaga (Ashikaga gyodozan kumo no kakehashi), ca. 1831-1832
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Chinese

Bird on a Flowering Branch, 1662-1722
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Joanne Tatham

This Teapot Has Reached the Limit Conditions of Its Own Rhetoric, 2006
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Carlo Ponti

Pont de Rialto, ou Rivoalto - Rialto Bridge, Venice, late 1800s
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Richard Sasse

Distant View at Lancaster, late 1700s - mid 1800s
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American

Fashion Illustration, 1930-1935
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German

The Trinity Adored by the Virgin and St. John the Baptist, 1400s

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