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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Russian

Manuscript of Holy Day Songs, 1790
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Utagawa Toyokuni II

Mimachi day in the first month, Benten Shrine, Shinobazu (Shinobazu Benzaiten hatsumi [or tsuchinoto] no zu), 1820's
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Edward Dayes

Kelso Abbey, Roxburghshire, mid 1700s - early 1800s
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Oki Ichiga

Sparrow and plum (Ume ni suzume), 1830-1840's
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India

fragment, ca. 1200s
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Hans Rottenhammer I

Jupiter and Mercury in the House of Philemon and Baucis, mid 1500s - early 1600s
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Torii Kiyonaga

Choyo (9th day of the 9th month; Chrysanthemum Festival), ca. 1794