The Department of Asian Art fulfills a unique role at The Met by representing the artistic achievements of six major cultural traditions that encompass 5,000 years.
Asian Art. The Asian collection at the Metropolitan Museum is the largest and most comprehensive in the West. Each of the many civilizations of Asia is.
Next month, the Metropolitan Museum of Art will partner with Sotheby’s to deaccession more than 300 pieces of Chinese art from the museum’s collection. The artworks, ranging from rare jade artifacts to ancient hand-carved sculptures, were part of a major 1,275-object gift to the.
Four years after the Metropolitan Museum of Art received a landmark gift of 1,300 works of Asian art from the philanthropists Florence and.
Our Asian Art department will be on the road travelling throughout the UK this October providing a free, no-obligation, valuation service.