Collection

The Taft Museum of Art’s collections include the following, housed in the Baum-Longworth-Sinton-Taft House, a National Historic Landmark built around 1820 in the Palladian style:

  • European old master paintings
  • 19th-century American paintings
  • Chinese ceramics and works of art
  • European decorative arts
  • 17th- through 19th-century watches
  • European and American sculptures
  • pieces of early-19th-century American furniture

During fall 2017, arts and humanities organizations around Cincinnati commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses, which sparked the Reformation. Click here to read about Limoges enamels in the Taft collection.