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Eastern Asia

The museum’s holdings from Eastern Asia include several Chinese tomb figures and a growing collection of Japanese prints and illustrated books, ranging in date from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth centuries.

Yoshiwara Sparrows' Temporary Nest (Saka suzume negurar no kariyado)
Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Yoshiwara Sparrows' Temporary Nest (Saka suzume negurar no kariyado)
about 1844
2005.53
A Middle School Student who was Walking Alone in a Crowd of People
Hiroh Kikai, Japanese, born 1945
A Middle School Student who was Walking Alone in a Crowd of People
1998
2008.2.1
A Middle School Student who was Walking Alone in a Crowd of People
Hiroh Kikai, Japanese, born 1945
A Middle School Student who was Walking Alone in a Crowd of People
1998
2008.2.1
An Old Man with a Penetrating Gaze (wearing a face mask)
Hiroh Kikai, Japanese, born 1945
An Old Man with a Penetrating Gaze (wearing a face mask)
2001
2008.2.2
An Old Man with a Penetrating Gaze (wearing a face mask)
Hiroh Kikai, Japanese, born 1945
An Old Man with a Penetrating Gaze (wearing a face mask)
2001
2008.2.2
Gama Sennin, the Toad Spirit, teaching Yoshikado and his sister Takiyasha the Arts of Magic
Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Japanese, 1798 - 1861
Gama Sennin, the Toad Spirit, teaching Yoshikado and his sister Takiyasha the Arts of Magic
1845
2008.62
Buildings as Monuments as Graves 2
Paul Chan, Chinese, born 1973
Buildings as Monuments as Graves 2
2003
2009.71
Museum Project #004, from the
Atta Kim, Korean, born 1956
Museum Project #004, from the "Field" Series
1996
2010.41.1
Rainbow No. 3, from the Rainbow series
Jiang Zhi, Chinese, born 1971
Rainbow No. 3, from the Rainbow series
2005
2010.49.1
White Mountain Landscape
Fan Tchunpi, Chinese, 1898 - 1986
White Mountain Landscape
about 1960
2012.84
Model House
Han Dynasty, Chinese, 206 BCE - 220 CE
Model House
Han Dynasty, 202 BCE-220 CE
C.957.157
Vase
Northern Song Dynasty, Chinese, 960 - 1127
Vase
Northern Song Dynasty, 960-1127
C.958.363
Funerary Vase
Tang Dynasty, Chinese, 618 - 906
Funerary Vase
Tang Dynasty, 618-906
C.958.366
Dice Bowl
Ming Dynasty, Chinese, 1368 - 1644
Dice Bowl
Ming Dynasty, Hsuan-te Period (1426-1435)
C.958.369
Punch'ong stoneware Tea Bowl with stamped decoration
Joseon (Yi) Dynasty, Korean, 1392 - 1910
Punch'ong stoneware Tea Bowl with stamped decoration
Early Joseon Dynasty (1392-1500), 15th century
C.986.72.2
Maebyong
Joseon (Yi) Dynasty, Korean, 1392 - 1910
Maebyong
Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), 15th-16th century
C.986.72.3
Oil Bottle with Floral Decoration
Goryeo (Koryo) Dynasty, Korean, 918 - 1392
Oil Bottle with Floral Decoration
Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392), 13th century
C.986.72.4
Oil Bottle with Lotus Petal Decoration
Goryeo (Koryo) Dynasty, Korean, 918 - 1392
Oil Bottle with Lotus Petal Decoration
Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392), 13th century
C.986.72.5
Storage Jar
Joseon (Yi) Dynasty, Korean, 1392 - 1910
Storage Jar
Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), 18th century
C.986.72.6
Faceted Jar
Joseon (Yi) Dynasty, Korean, 1392 - 1910
Faceted Jar
Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), 1775-1825
C.986.72.7
Small Bowl with Fish Motif
Unknown Korean, Korean
Small Bowl with Fish Motif
20th century
C.995.23.2
Bowl, Peter Norton Family Christmas Project 2004
Do-Ho Suh, Korean, born 1962
Bowl, Peter Norton Family Christmas Project 2004
2004
G.2004.82
Spatial Poem No. 1 / Word Event
Mieko (Chieko) Shiomi, Japanese, born 1938
Spatial Poem No. 1 / Word Event
original 1965; artist's edition 1980
GM.989.12.4A
P'an
Zhou Dynasty, Chinese, about 1046–256 BCE
P'an
Zhou Dynasty, 1050-256 BCE
M.957.141
Ding (Food Vessel)
Zhou Dynasty, Chinese, about 1046–256 BCE
Ding (Food Vessel)
Zhou Dynasty, 1050-256 BCE
M.959.133
Zhong (Bell)
Eastern Zhou Dynasty, Chinese, 771 - 256 BCE
Zhong (Bell)
Eastern Zhou Dynasty, Warring States Period (450-221 BCE)
M.959.134
Yu
Song Dynasty, Chinese, 960 - 1279
Yu
Song Dynasty, 960-1279
M.959.135
Chien
Zhou Dynasty, Chinese, about 1046–256 BCE
Chien
Zhou Dynasty, 1050-256 BCE
M.961.274
Chih
Shang Dynasty, Chinese, 1500 - 1050 BCE
Chih
late Shang Dynasty to early Zhou Dynasty (about 1000 BCE)
M.981.128
White and Pink Blossoms
Qing Dynasty, Chinese, 1644 - 1911
White and Pink Blossoms
Qing Dynasty, Qian-long Period, 1736-1795
P.958.344.6
Calligraphy #1
Shiko Munakata, Japanese, 1903 - 1975
Calligraphy #1
1965
P.965.64.5
Panorma of the New Pleasure Quarter in Miyozaki district in Honcho, Yokohama (Yokohama Honcho kei...
Gountei Sadahide, Japanese, 1807 - 1878/79
Panorma of the New Pleasure Quarter in Miyozaki district in Honcho, Yokohama (Yokohama Honcho kei...
1860
PR.2003.12
AIDS Series / Geisha and Ghost Cat
Masami Teraoka, Japanese, born 1936
AIDS Series / Geisha and Ghost Cat
1989-2002
PR.2003.8
Seta Bridge
Hiroshi Yoshida, Japanese, 1876 - 1950
Seta Bridge
1933
PR.2004.41.4
Prosperity of Tokyo, Fashion of the Street (Tokyo Han'ei Hayari No Orai)
Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige III, Japanese, 1843 - 1894
Prosperity of Tokyo, Fashion of the Street (Tokyo Han'ei Hayari No Orai)
1870s
PR.2004.55
Ancient City Nara
Kiyoshi Saito, Japanese, 1907 - 1997
Ancient City Nara
1957
PR.957.187.1
Hawk Woman
Shiko Munakata, Japanese, 1903 - 1975
Hawk Woman
1958
PR.959.40
Untitled
Yukihisa Isobe, Japanese, born 1936
Untitled
1965
PR.972.155
Distant View of Mount Akiba at Kakegawa (Kakegawa Akibayama enbo) Station 27 from the series Fifty-three...
Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797 - 1858
Distant View of Mount Akiba at Kakegawa (Kakegawa Akibayama enbo) Station 27 from the series Fifty-three...
1832-1834
PR.972.63.27
Distant View of Mount Akiba at Kakegawa (Kakegawa Akibayama enbo) Station 27 from the series Fifty-three...
Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797 - 1858
Distant View of Mount Akiba at Kakegawa (Kakegawa Akibayama enbo) Station 27 from the series Fifty-three...
1832-1834
PR.972.63.27
The Peak of Fudesute Mountain from Sakanoshita (Sakanoshita Fudesuteyama) Station 49 from the series...
Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797 - 1858
The Peak of Fudesute Mountain from Sakanoshita (Sakanoshita Fudesuteyama) Station 49 from the series...
1832-1834
PR.972.63.49
The Peak of Fudesute Mountain from Sakanoshita (Sakanoshita Fudesuteyama) Station 49 from the series...
Utagawa (Ando) Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797 - 1858
The Peak of Fudesute Mountain from Sakanoshita (Sakanoshita Fudesuteyama) Station 49 from the series...
1832-1834
PR.972.63.49
Rikiya to assassinate Honzo, number 9 from the series The Loyal League of Forty-seven Ronin (Uki-E...
Katsukawa Shunsen, Japanese, about 1762 - 1830
Rikiya to assassinate Honzo, number 9 from the series The Loyal League of Forty-seven Ronin (Uki-E...
after 1806
PR.975.26
Rikiya to assassinate Honzo, number 9 from the series The Loyal League of Forty-seven Ronin (Uki-E...
Katsukawa Shunsen, Japanese, about 1762 - 1830
Rikiya to assassinate Honzo, number 9 from the series The Loyal League of Forty-seven Ronin (Uki-E...
after 1806
PR.975.26
Groom Figurine
Tang Dynasty, Chinese, 618 - 906
Groom Figurine
Tang Dynasty, 618-907
S.957.144
Tomb Guardian (one of a pair)
Tang Dynasty, Chinese, 618 - 906
Tomb Guardian (one of a pair)
early Tang Dynasty (618-906), 8th century
S.959.136.2
Accumulation II
Yayoi Kusama, Japanese-American, born 1929
Accumulation II
1962
S.974.374
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