The Alfred H. Barr Painting and Sculpture Galleries at the MoMA

The Alfred H. Barr Painting and Sculpture Galleries feature an historical sequence of works from MoMA’s collection, primarily from the Painting and Sculpture Department. Works on the fifth floor date from 1880–1940. These galleries are periodically reinstalled to reflect the depth and richness of the Museum’s collection.

Vincent van Gogh. The Starry Night. Saint Rémy, June 1889. Oil on canvas, 29 x 36 1/4″ (73.7 x 92.1 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest

DALI, Salvador. The Persistence of Memory. 1931. Oil on canvas, 9 1/2 x 13" (24.1 x 33 cm) Given anonymously. © 2004 Salvador Dali, Gala-Salvador Dali Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Pablo Picasso. Les Demoiselles d'Avignon. 1907. Oil on canvas. 96 x 92î (243.9 x 233.7 cm) The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest. © 2004 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Digital Image (C) 2004 The Museum of Modern Art.

Henri Rousseau. The Dream. 1910. Oil on canvas. 6' 8 1/2" x 9' 9 1/2" (204.5 x 298.5 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Henri Rousseau. The Sleeping Gypsy. 1897. Oil on canvas, 51″ x 6′ 7″ (129.5 x 200.7 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim