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Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, the

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Phone: 607 255 6464

Statement of Purpose

Teaching Museum for Cornell University

Our main purpose is educational. Spanning the history of art, the Museum's collections are especially strong in Asian art, ninteenth and twentieth century American art, and graphic arts.

Highlights & Collections

I.M. Pei-designed building; spectacular views inside and out on 5th floor Asian Galleries.

The Johnson Museum has one of the finest collections of art in New York State, and is recognized as one of the most important university museums in the country. Free and open to everyone, it is housed in a landmark building designed by the renowned artchitect I. M. Pei.

East Asian painting, sculpture, and ceramics; old master prints; contemporary American art

Exhibits & Special Events: 

Where We Are Now: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Prints

Fresh Woods and Pastures New: 17th Century Dutch Landscape Drawings from the Peck Collection

Light Construction: Photo-Sculptures by Doug Prince

Women's Works

Indian Textiles 1400-1900

Andy Goldsworthy II


Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission & Directions:

Free and open to the public.

Utagawa Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797-1858, Iris Garden, 1857
from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo. Color woodblock print.
Bequest of William C. Chapman, Class of 1895

Adolphe William Bouguereau, French, 1825-1905, The Goose Girl,1891,
oil on canvas, Gift of Dr. Henry P. DeForest

Childe Hassam, American, 1859-1935, Rocks and Seas, Isle of Shoals, 1912,
Gift of Lois Birrell Morrill, Class of 1949

Key Personnel:

Franklin W. Robinson, Director

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