First opened in 1941, the Museum’s collection of 27,000 works include the arts of Asia, Europe, and the Americas includes paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings, photographs, ceramics, glass, jades, bronzes, lacquer, and textiles. Particular strengths of the collection are 19th- and 20th-century American and European art including a number of Monets, contemporary American painting, photography, and the arts of Asia, especially China.
Works enfold the viewer in winter’s poetry as conjured through the brush
13 three-dimensional paintings inspired by a historic seafaring voyage around Cape Horn
Showcasing nine folding screens, two scroll paintings, and examples of lacquerware
13 images illuminate lyrical, disquieting, and often hidden peculiarities of everyday life
Juxtaposes works by Van Gogh with works by the many artists he admired