Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 2,350 of them are on view in the museum now. 81,573 of them are available online. There are 4,060 recent acquisitions. All of our collection records are living documents. They are frequently revised and enhanced.

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showing 24 works out of 161

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Japanese

karaori; Nō theater costume, early 1800s
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French

Leaf from a Book of Hours, ca. 1440
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Italian

Leaf from a Choir Book, mid 1400s
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Japanese

atsuita; Nō theater costume, late 1700s-early 1800s
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French

Calendar leaf from a Book of Hours, ca.1435
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Japanese

Nō Theater Costume (Atsuita), 1800-1850
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Japanese

Nō theater costume (karaori), early 1800s
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French

Chinoiserie Gold Leaf Design for Lacquer, late 1700s - early 1800s
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French

Livre d'Heures, late 1300s
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Japanese

Figural scenes of the four seasons, late 1800s
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Japanese

Karaori, late 1700s-early 1800s
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Japanese

Nō theater costume; karaori, early 1800s
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Tosa School

Scene from "Yokobue" Chapter of the Tale of Genji, late 1500s
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English

Leaf from a Book of Hours, ca. 1350
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German

Leaf from a Bible, ca. 1450
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Japanese

Figural scenes of the four seasons, late 1800s
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Japanese

karaori; Nō theater costume, 1800-1850
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French

Manuscript Page, 1400s
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Japanese

choken; Nō theater costume, 1700s