Collection Highlights

Yale University Art Gallery’s permanent collection was founded in 1832. Since that time the collection has grown to number more than 200,000 objects representing Eastern and Western cultures and ranging in date from ancient times to the present. Following are a selection of highlights from each department chosen to reflect the depth and breadth of the collection.

Number 13A: Arabesque
Blam
Model No. 1760 "Mesa" Table
Spring Grass II
Le renversement (Somersault)
Untitled, from Easton Portraits
Equivalent, Set D, no. 2
Albino sword swallower at a carnival, Maryland
Nancy Nude in White Chair
Fox Trot B
Bibliothèque (Library)
Die Ungeborenen (The Unborn)