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Welcome to the Williams College Museum of Art
Online Collection

The Williams College Museum of Art houses over 13,000 works that span the history of art. The museum's mission is to encourage multidisciplinary teaching through encounters with art objects that traverse time periods and cultures.

This site allows you to search and explore the collection using the toolbar at your left.

Quick Searchtype a keyword or phrase
Collectionsbrowse pre-defined lists or groups
My Collectionscreate and save search results
Searchperform advanced searches on objects and people - see the Help Menu for tips
Peoplebrowse alphabetical list of artists, makers and cultures

Works in the museum's collection are presented with basic information consisting of artist, date and media. When available, an image of the artwork is displayed. Images are presented as a fair use educational resource and commercial use is strictly prohibited.

Records have been compiled from historic documentation and may or may not have been reviewed by curatorial staff prior to online posting. Collection research and management projects are ongoing and electronic records may be updated, revised or enhanced as needed. The museum has made every effort to acknowledge copyright holders in the display of object data. Please contact the museum for reproduction requests, questions or additional information.