Modern Art and Design
Dating from 1880 to the 1950s, the modern collection comprises European and American painting, sculpture, decorative arts, and works on paper. In design as well as the fine arts, the collection encompasses major international artistic movements while celebrating regional approaches to modernism.
UChicago students, faculty, and other campus users can also access select digital images from the Smart's Collection via LUNA, maintained by the Department of Art History's Visual Resource Center.
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