Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 3,128 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,641 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
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Japanese

The Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove (uchishiki), late Edo or Meiji era
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Hoar & Co.

Suit worn by W. F. Whitehouse, ca. 1910