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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Rube Goldberg

Motion of Tank Causes Mechanical Hands to Scrub Clothes, ca. 1940

Rube Goldberg

Shovels in Fast Stream Turn Gasoline Drum, ca. 1940
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Ernest Meyer

Double-sided sheet; Recto: Man in a Landscape; Verso: Man in a Chair, 1899

Rube Goldberg

Monkey Throws Coconuts Which Turn Wheel..., ca. 1941-1945

Childe Hassam

Woman and Mastiff in the Boston Public Garden, 1885

Ernest Meyer

Figure in Landscape with Buildings in Background, 1899