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The Asian collection includes work produced on the continent of Asia by diverse cultures including China, Japan, Tibet, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka and Java. The collection includes a wide range of formats (painting, ceramics, prints, sculpture, traditional garments) and spans ancient times to the 20th century. Keep in mind that categories of art are fluid; use Advanced Search if you are looking for something specific.

Artist/MakerSorted AscendingTitleArtwork DateMediumObject Number
Unknown, Ukiyo-e School A New-Year Celebration (Una celebración de año nuevo)1780-1795ink, color, gofun and gold on paper1991.1.1
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi A Woman Saving the Nation, from the series The Taiheiki Chronicle (Una mujer salvando la nación, de la serie "La crónica Taiheiki")1886woodblock print2011.118.A
Yun Shouping Album of Flowers, Bamboo, Fruits and Vegetables (Álbum de flores, bambú, frutas y verduras)not datedink and color on paper2006.164
Unknown, Sri Lanka Altar niche (Nicho de altar)not datedwood and pigment2005.176
Yamamoto Shunkyo Autumn Landscape (Paisaje de otoño)not datedink and color on silk1999.88
Zhang Sheng Autumn River in the Mountains (Otoño, río en las montañas)17th centuryink and color on silk2007.203
Unknown, China Bactrian camel (Camello bactriano)Tang dynastywhite pottery with pigment traces2006.39.1
Zhao Shao'ang Baoguo Temple on Mt. Emei (Temple Baoguo en el monte Emei)1959ink and color on paper2011.8
Unknown, China Bell (zhong) (Campana [zhong])Zhou dynastyceramic2008.22
pictured with 1988.117Unknown, Tibet Bell with Vajra handle (Campana con mango vajra)18th-19th centurybronze1991.47