Collection

Our collection currently contains more than 100,000 works of art and design dating from ancient times to today. Of these objects, 1,997 of them are on view in the museum now. 13,662 of them are available online. There are 1,101 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 1710

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Asaka no Katsumi

Portrait of Tsurunoya as a Papier-mache Doll of a Gidayu Chanter, 1820s
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Kikukawa Eizan

Three fashionable beauties enjoying the evening cool, ca. 1810
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Utagawa Kunisada

Ichikawa Danjuro VII in the Shibaraku Role and Another Actor as Namazu Bozu, 1820s
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Utagawa Hiroshige

Early Departure from the Inn for Daimyo, Seki (Seki honjin hayadachi), ca. 1833
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Utagawa Kunisada

The second month: seasonal change of clothes, plum viewing (Koromogae umemi), 1854.6
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Utagawa Toyokuni

Sawamura Sojuro III (1753-1801) as Ume no Yoshibei (sandai (III) Sawamura Sojuro Ume no Yoshibei), ca. 1796
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Utagawa Hiroshige

Tree Sparrow and Camellia in Snow (Setchû tsubaki to suzume), 1840's
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Utagawa Kunisada

The ninth month: Chrysanthemum Festival party in the ninth month (Choyo: Kiku ? no tsuki utage), 1854.4
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Utagawa Kunisada

The Seventh Month: Waiting for the Moon (Fumizuki: Nijurokuya machi), 1854