George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum

Circular, purple medallion with the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum stamp at center.This art museum holds the eclectic collections of George Walter Vincent Smith (1832-1923) and his wife, Belle Townsley Smith (1845-1928) in an Italian palazzo-style building established in 1896. The vast holdings include excellent examples of Japanese lacquer, arms and armor, ceramics and bronzes; one of the largest collections of Chinese cloisonné outside of Asia; Chinese jade and ceramics; and a superb collection of 19th century Middle Eastern carpets. In addition, the collection contains significant American 19th century paintings (especially landscape and genre), Italian 19th century watercolors, a fine assembly of Greek and Roman antiquities, a rare plaster cast collection, objects created for 19th century International Expositions and examples of lace and early textiles.

What's Here

Hasbro Games Art Discovery Center

Hasbro Games Art Discovery Center

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American Paintings Salon

American Paintings Salon

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Plaster Cast Collection

Plaster Cast Collection

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Chinese Cloisonné

Chinese Cloisonné

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Tiffany Stained Glass Windows

Tiffany Stained Glass Windows

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Japanese Arms & Armor

Japanese Arms & Armor

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Collections

Shinto Wheel Shrine, Genso Komatsu

Shinto Wheel Shrine, Genso Komatsu

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Sumida Vase, Ishiguro Kyozo

Sumida Vase, Ishiguro Kyozo

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Incense Burner, Suzuki Chokichi

Incense Burner, Suzuki Chokichi

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