"You Can't Sit With Us." —most Popular Works at LACMA

With a collection that includes over 130,000 objects dating from antiquity to the present, encompassing the geographic world and nearly the entire history of art, LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States. These are just a few highlights, so browse our collections for more! http://bit.ly/1Lu6taL
  1. Urban Light
    Chris Burden (United States, 1946-2015). Urban Light, 2008, The Gordon Family Foundation's gift to "Transformation: The LACMA Campaign,” © Chris Burden http://bit.ly/1G2UKUz
  2. Mulholland Drive: The Road to the Studio
    David Hockney (England, active United States, born 1937), Mulholland Drive: The Road to the Studio, 1980, Purchased with funds provided by the F. Patrick Burns Bequest, © David Hockney http://bit.ly/1joLLmO
  3. The Cotton Pickers
    Winslow Homer (United States, 1836-1910), The Cotton Pickers, 1876, Acquisition made possible through Museum Trustees: Robert O. Anderson, R. Stanton Avery, B. Gerald Cantor, Edward W. Carter, Justin Dart, Charles E. Ducommun, Camilla Chandler Frost, Julian Ganz, Jr., Dr. Armand Hammer, Harry Lenart, Dr. Franklin D. Murphy, Mrs. Joan Palevsky, Richard E. Sherwood, Maynard J. Toll, and Hal B. Wallis http://bit.ly/1PtEqyc
  4. Weeping Woman with Handkerchief
    Pablo Picasso (Spain, active France, 1881-1973), Weeping Woman with Handkerchief, 1937, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mitchell, © 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York http://bit.ly/1X4g6oM
  5. The Raising of Lazarus
    Pieter Claesz Soutman (Holland, circa 1580-1657) and Jacob Louys (Flanders, active Holland, 1595-after 1644), The Raising of Lazarus, Gift of Bruce Davis http://bit.ly/1jA5csc
  6. Three Quintains (Hello Girls)
    Alexander Calder (United States, 1898-1976), Three Quintains (Hello Girls), 1964, Art Museum Council Fund, © Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York http://bit.ly/1hDbaXV
  7. Whistle in the Form of Female Figure
    Mexico, Yucatan Peninsula, Campeche, Jaina Island, Maya, Whistle in the Form of Female Figure, 600-900 A.D., Gift of Constance McCormick Fearing http://bit.ly/1ZDOcCl
  8. Cliff Dwellers
    George Bellows (American, 1882 - 1925), Cliff Dwellers, 1913, Los Angeles County Fund http://bit.ly/1MB8bfD
  9. Flower Day (Día de Flores)
    Diego Rivera (Mexico, 1886-1957), Flower Day (Día de Flores), 1925,Los Angeles County Fund, © 2007 Banco de México Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo Museums Trust. Reproduction of Diego Rivera governed by Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura http://bit.ly/1ZDNDIM
  10. Shiva as the Lord of Dance
    India, Tamil Nadu, Shiva as the Lord of Dance, circa 950-1000, Anonymous gift http://bit.ly/1joLXlW
  11. Sous-Bois
    Paul Cézanne (France, 1839-1906), Sous-Bois, circa 1894,Wallis Foundation Fund in memory of Hal B. Wallis http://bit.ly/1PtFS3K
  12. La Gerbe
    Henri Matisse (France, 1869-1954), La Gerbe, 1953, Gift of Frances L. Brody, in honor of the museum's twenty-fifth anniversary, © 2015 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York http://bit.ly/1LkOdBq
  13. Ashurnasirpal II and a Winged Deity
    Northern Iraq, Nimrud, Ashurnasirpal II and a Winged Deity, 9th century B.C., Purchased with funds provided by Anna Bing Arnold http://bit.ly/1X4i5cJ
  14. Virgin of Guadalupe (La Virgen de Guadalupe)
    Manuel Arellano (Mexico, active circa 1662-1772), Virgin of Guadalupe (La Virgen de Guadalupe), 1691, Purchased with funds provided by the Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art Deaccession Fund http://bit.ly/1VSzyHT
  15. Tile section of a mihrab
    Iran, Kashan, Tile section of a mihrab, early 14th century, The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky, Photo © Museum Associates/ LACMA, http://bit.ly/1VSBv7h
  16. Haniwa Horse
    Japan, Haniwa Horse, 6th century A.D., Gift of the David Bohnett Foundation, Lynda and Stewart Resnick, Camilla Chandler Frost, Victoria Jackson and William Guthy, and Laurie and Bill Benenson http://bit.ly/1k5jH7T
  17. Cold Shoulder
    Roy Lichtenstein (United States, 1923-1997), Cold Shoulder, 1963, Gift of Robert H. Halff through the Modern and Contemporary Art Council, © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein http://bit.ly/1OwoxHX
  18. Veiled Christ
    Circle of Giuseppe Sanmartino (Italy, Naples, 1720-1793), Veiled Christ, circa 1752, Museum purchase with funds provided by William Randolph Hearst Collection by exchange http://bit.ly/1k5jS3b
  19. Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child
    Mary Cassatt (United States, active France, 1844-1926), Mother About to Wash Her Sleepy Child, 1880, Mrs. Fred Hathaway Bixby Bequest http://bit.ly/1LkP70P
  20. Pair of Gates
    Alexis Timothy Ishchenko (Ukraine, active circa 1780–1811), Pair of Gates, circa 1784, Long-term loan from The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Photo © Victoria and Albert Museum, London / V&A Images -- All rights reserved. http://bit.ly/1LkODrB
  21. ESU (Eames storage unit), 400 series
    Charles Eames (United States, active United States, California, Venice, 1907-1978), Ray Eames (United States, active United States, California, Venice, 1912-1988), Herman Miller Furniture Company (United States, Michigan, Zeeland, founded 1923), and Eames Office (United States, California, Venice, 1941-1988), ESU (Eames storage unit), 400 series, circa 1949; manufactured 1950-1955, Gift of Mr. Sid Avery and Mr. James Corcoran, © The Charles and Ray Eames Estate http://bit.ly/1RIqgZp
  22. Brahma, the God of Creation
    Indonesia, Central Java, Brahma, the God of Creation, 9th century, Gift of the 2000 Collectors Committee http://bit.ly/1joNhVX
  23. Premiere
    Stuart Davis (United States, active New York City and France, 1892-1964), Premiere, 1957, Museum Purchase, Art Museum Council Fund, © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY http://bit.ly/1Lb7XJT
  24. Smoke
    Tony Smith (United States, 1912-1980), Smoke, Edition: 1/3, 1967, fabricated 2005,Made possible by The Belldegrun Family’s gift to LACMA in honor of Rebecka Belldegrun’s birthday, © Artists Rights Society (ARS) http://bit.ly/1LMEx1U
  25. Globe Cup
    Abraham Gessner (Switzerland, 1552-1613), Globe Cup, circa 1600, William Randolph Hearst Collection http://bit.ly/1k5khmf
  26. The Lansdowne Bust of Athena of Velletri
    Italy, Rome, Roman, The Lansdowne Bust of Athena of Velletri, 2nd-century copy after a Greek original of circa 430–420 B.C. by Kresilas, William Randolph Hearst Collection http://bit.ly/1NdgLQn