The Foundation Collection

The Arthur M. Sackler Foundation Collection consists primarily of Asian art selected by and gifted from Arthur M. Sackler, M.D. and his family.

The collection includes works of art ranging from Chinese ritual bronzes and ceramics to Buddhist stone sculptures and the renowned Chu Silk Manuscript.

Over the past 30 years, the Foundation has curated and traveled exhibitions, lent, and gifted works from its collections. During the past decade, the Foundation has made gifts from its collections to the following institutions:

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Brattleboro Museum of Art
Brooklyn Museum
Culinary Archives and Museum, Johnson & Wales University
Flint Institute of Arts
Fordham University
Fralin Museum of Art, University of Virginia
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College
Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Willamette University

Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University
International Museum of the Horse
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Kansas State University
Kent State University Museum
Louisiana State University
Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art
McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Tennessee
Miami University

Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Northern Arizona University
Old Jail Art Center
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, St. Bonaventure University
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Shippensburg University
University of Iowa Museum of Art
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
University of Wyoming