Overview

Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art. The collection embraces all media, from painting, drawing, sculpture and prints to photography, video and film, installation and performance. This dataset is not ordered in any particular way. This dataset has metadata about many pieces from their collection.

http://www.tate.org.uk/about/our-work/collection/about-the-collection

Explore Structure




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Key Type Example Value Comment
"width" float 0.0 The width of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0".
"depth" float 0.0 The depth of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0".
"height" float 0.0 The height of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0".
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Key Type Example Value Comment
"url" str "http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/abakanowicz-backs-t12981"
[Preview ]
"medium" str "Burlap and resin"
[Preview ]
"thumbnail" str "http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T12981_8.jpg"
[Preview ]
"title" str "Backs"
[Preview ]
Value Count
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"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/art-language-i..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/cooper-title-n..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/richmond-portr..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/merz-untitled-..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/fisher-untitle..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/smith-landscap..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/art-language-m..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/martin-untitle..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hughes-stanton..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/art-language-t..." 2
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/ling-galway-co..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/raven-china-to..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hays-colorado-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/crome-landscap..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/lloyd-one-minu..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/davison-brilli..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/lethbridge-unt..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/beach-portrait..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/gilpin-barret-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/gilbert-the-de..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/young-hae-chan..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/torner-composi..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/wright-ikones-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/gauguin-harves..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/capel-doray-di..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hollweg-countr..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hoflehner-figu..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/forbes-volenda..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/corneille-no-t..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/greaves-canal-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/cox-tondo-nuvo..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/tibble-demolit..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/cuitt-carew-ca..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/bell-miss-anni..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/dentith-still-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/pillsbury-slid..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/stokes-still-l..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/currin-the-wiz..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/morellet-two-w..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/munn-severn-an..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/devis-breaking..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/kramer-dorothy..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/rennell-welsh-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/lane-arthur-hu..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/ansdell-a-plou..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/marwan-marwan-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/john-allegoric..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/vantongerloo-i..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/huebler-site-s..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/chadwick-maque..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/mayor-church-a..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/read-ryde-isle..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/roth-jodrell-b..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/moore-a-sleepi..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/prout-home-gro..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/ackroyd-cartme..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/methuen-the-ar..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/riley-evoe-3-t..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/spruance-besti..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/leach-upright-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/hartwell-dawn-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/parker-untitle..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/salter-four-li..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/innes-arenig-s..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/poole-the-litt..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/kuri-untitled-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/tilson-market-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/martin-trees-t..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/dillon-op-stru..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/master-of-the-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/long-chelsea-t..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/marshall-portr..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/nicholson-bran..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/jacovleff-nept..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/patterson-pain..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/minaux-arm-cha..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/bellany-my-gra..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/smith-a-sketch..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/puni-relief-t01528" 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/morton-opus-15..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/dadamaino-volu..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/musgrave-anima..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/stern-hand-in-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/barriball-unti..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/keirincx-dista..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/boyle-the-rock..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/woodham-assume..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/herman-no-titl..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/cohen-alpine-c..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/nashashibi-hre..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/mcwilliam-port..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/may-liminal-17..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/solomon-a-fami..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/cartier-bresso..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/model-window-r..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/jones-chimney-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/mackennal-dian..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/downsbrough-1-..." 1
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/sailmaker-land..." 1
... ...
Value Count
"Oil paint on canvas" 844
"Lithograph on paper" 215
"Screenprint on paper" 107
"Watercolour on paper" 85
"Bronze" 70
"Photograph, gelatin silver print on paper" 70
"Graphite on paper" 65
"Graphite and watercolour on paper" 54
"Oil paint on board" 51
"Acrylic paint on canvas" 50
"Oil paint on wood" 43
"Ink on paper" 43
"Etching on paper" 42
"Intaglio print on paper" 33
"Graphite, ink and watercolour on paper" 29
"Ink and watercolour on paper" 24
"Graphite, watercolour and ink on paper" 24
"Chalk on paper" 24
"Marble" 22
"Graphite and ink on paper" 15
"Wood" 13
"Oil paint on hardboard" 13
"Steel" 12
"Oil paint on paper" 12
"Relief print on paper" 12
"Engraving on paper" 11
"Watercolour and graphite on paper" 11
"Wood engraving on paper" 11
"Charcoal on paper" 11
"Tempera on canvas" 10
"Video, projection, colour and sound (stereo)" 10
"Pastel on paper" 10
"Graphite, watercolour and gouache on paper" 10
"Graphite and chalk on paper" 10
"Watercolour and ink on paper" 10
"Photograph, colour, Chromogenic print, on paper" 9
"Woodcut on paper" 9
"Watercolour and gouache on paper" 9
"Plaster" 8
"Oil paint on mahogany" 8
"Oil paint and acrylic paint on canvas" 8
"Stone" 8
"Digital print on paper" 8
"Video, projection, colour and sound" 8
"Photograph, colour, Chromogenic print, on paper mo..." 7
"Oil paint on plywood" 7
"Oil paint on oak" 7
"Reduced stoneware" 7
"Etching and aquatint on paper" 7
"Video, high definition, projection, colour and sou..." 6
"Photograph, colour, on paper" 6
"Gouache on paper" 6
"Bronze on wooden base" 6
"Ink, watercolour and gouache on paper" 5
"Limestone" 5
"Graphite and watercolour on paper. Verso: graphite..." 5
"Tempera on wood" 5
"Video, monitor, colour and sound" 5
"Terracotta" 5
"Graphite, ink and watercolour on paper. Verso: gra..." 5
"Graphite, watercolour and gum arabic on paper" 5
"Graphite and gouache on paper" 5
"Tempera on board" 4
"Photograph, colour, Cibachrome print, on paper mou..." 4
"Etching and engraving on paper" 4
"Plastic" 4
"Painted steel" 4
"Letterpress on paper" 4
"Video, 2 projections, colour and sound" 4
"Oil paint and sand on canvas" 4
"Ink and gouache on paper" 4
"Ink and graphite on paper" 4
"Photograph, black and white, on paper" 4
"Film, 16 mm, shown as video, projection, colour an..." 4
"Gouache on board" 4
"Metal" 4
"Tempera on paper" 4
"Linocut on paper" 4
"Portland stone" 3
"Photograph, gelatine silver print on paper" 3
"Film, 16 mm, projection, black and white, and sound" 3
"Photograph, colour, on paper on aluminium" 3
"Oil paint on canvas on board" 3
"Painted wood" 3
"Print on paper" 3
"Iron" 3
"Silkscreen on paper" 3
"Perspex" 3
"Painted aluminium" 3
"Etching and watercolour on paper" 3
"Film, 16 mm, projection, black and white" 3
"Oil paint and graphite on canvas" 3
"Video, projection or monitor, colour and sound" 3
"Drypoint on paper" 3
"Aluminium" 3
"Chalk and watercolour on paper" 3
"Crayon on paper" 3
"Acrylic paint on paper" 3
"Acrylic paint and graphite on canvas" 3
"Bronze on marble base" 3
... ...
Value Count
"" 1067
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1066..." 8
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1203..." 8
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1281..." 7
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0755..." 7
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T06/T0699..." 7
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0088..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N04/N0488..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0155..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1212..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0945..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N05/N0510..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T13/T1334..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T04/T0484..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0157..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0957..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T06/T0666..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T08/T0873..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1014..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0188..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0946..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1260..." 6
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0162..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1043..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1261..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0792..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0196..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0065..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0791..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0343..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1298..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1044..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0337..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0790..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0960..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0341..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T06/T0677..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T11/T1197..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0182..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T02/T0224..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T11/T1191..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1202..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1297..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0705..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0171..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0744..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T13/T1319..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0747..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0160..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1242..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T11/T1186..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/P/P79/P7936..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1011..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0951..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1035..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1286..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0322..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0927..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0106..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1262..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0123..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1280..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T11/T1194..." 5
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0795..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0025..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1299..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0165..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T13/T1358..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N04/N0484..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0984..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1250..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0794..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0766..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T04/T0492..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0714..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0985..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0149..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0057..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1276..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0364..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0090..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0746..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1291..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N04/N0483..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0177..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T10/T1033..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0924..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T00/T0050..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T06/T0648..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0769..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T09/T0936..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N02/N0240..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T07/T0711..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0396..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T03/T0329..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T01/T0108..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T1216..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T11/T1172..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T05/T0550..." 4
"http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N01/N0170..." 4
... ...
Value Count
"Untitled" 99
"[no title]" 42
"[title not known]" 32
"Self-Portrait" 10
"Landscape" 8
"Still Life" 8
"Painting" 6
"Composition" 5
"Trees" 4
"Portrait of the Artist" 3
"No Title" 3
"Landscape with River and Trees" 3
"Portrait of a Lady" 3
"Conversation Piece" 3
"Bowl" 3
"Autumn" 3
"The Annunciation" 3
"Nude" 3
"The Deluge" 3
"Landscape Study" 2
"St Pauls" 2
"War" 2
"Cumulus" 2
"Mother and Child" 2
"Paris" 2
"Bird" 2
"Interior" 2
"Relief" 2
"Composition for APN" 2
"Apollo" 2
"Classical Landscape" 2
"Tower of London" 2
"Fish" 2
"Seated Woman" 2
"Nine" 2
"Composition: Mountain Landscape" 2
"Rest" 2
"Reclining Nude" 2
"Moonlight" 2
"Harvest" 2
"Head of a Girl" 2
"Winter Landscape" 2
"Swiss Cottage" 2
"Diamond" 2
"Portrait of an Unknown Lady" 2
"Rosalind" 2
"My Mother" 2
"Abstract Composition" 2
"Red" 2
"A Study" 2
"Evening" 2
"Project Print" 2
"Lovers" 2
"Night" 2
"Punch and Judy" 2
"confess" 1
"Chord II" 1
"An Oriental Girl at a Spring" 1
"Castle in Spain" 1
"Ferns in the Conservatory" 1
"Zagi" 1
"The Coat" 1
"Etching No. 2" 1
"Lament of the Images" 1
"Landscape, a Rocky Cove" 1
"Jonah and the Whale" 1
"Portrait of a Gentleman, probably Arthur Parsons MD" 1
"Opus 15 (Light Blue and Yellow)" 1
"Primitive" 1
"Untitled (View of the Port at Onomatopoeia)" 1
"A Girl in a Straw Hat" 1
"The Childrens Orchestra" 1
"Victoria Regina" 1
"My Grandmother" 1
"Study for Discarded Sweater" 1
"Ten minute transmission" 1
"A Cottage by a Lane" 1
"A Rocky Landscape with Bridge and Cottage" 1
"A Village below Hills, the Sea in the Distance" 1
"Around the Blues" 1
"Spill" 1
"Rubbish May be Shot Here" 1
"Vision of a City Tree, engraved by the Dalziel Bro..." 1
"Erik Ellington (fan)" 1
"Paranoidmountain" 1
"The Ford" 1
"The Holy Artwork" 1
"La Pietra" 1
"Palm Sign" 1
"Volume" 1
"Collective Kumos Street Happening at the Tenjin In..." 1
"Landscape, Cotswold Farm" 1
"Capuchin Friar" 1
"London (Gillender Street 4) 1997" 1
"The Mutilated" 1
"Fate" 1
"Mother and Child (Divided)" 1
"Landscape, Cattle on an Island, a Castle Beyond" 1
"Unframed #3" 1
"The Wooing of Daphnis" 1
... ...
Key Type Example Value Comment
"location" str ""
[Preview ]
"year" int 0 The year that the artist died. If the year is unknown, it was replaced with "0".
Value Count
"" 1905
"London, United Kingdom" 436
"Paris, France" 79
"New York, United States" 45
"Roma, Italia" 22
"England, United Kingdom" 18
"Edinburgh, United Kingdom" 18
"Hampstead, United Kingdom" 15
"Milano, Italia" 13
"Kent, United Kingdom" 11
"Oxford, United Kingdom" 8
"Dublin, ire" 7
"Berlin, Deutschland" 7
"London" 6
"Saint John's Wood, United Kingdom" 6
"Chichester, United Kingdom" 6
"Brighton, United Kingdom" 6
"Zagreb, Hrvatska" 6
"Saint Ives, United Kingdom" 5
"Ciudad de Mxico, Mxico" 5
"Rio de Janeiro, Brasil" 5
"Surrey, United Kingdom" 5
"Bath, United Kingdom" 5
"France" 5
"Glasgow, United Kingdom" 5
"Kln, Deutschland" 5
"Praha, Cesk Republika" 5
"Greater London, United Kingdom" 5
"Zrich, Schweiz" 4
"Penzance, United Kingdom" 4
"Norwich, United Kingdom" 4
"Newlyn, United Kingdom" 4
"Hampshire, United Kingdom" 4
"Cornwall, United Kingdom" 4
"Wien, sterreich" 4
"Nice, France" 4
"Dorset, United Kingdom" 4
"Bologna, Italia" 4
"Chiswick, United Kingdom" 4
"Gloucestershire, United Kingdom" 4
"Hastings, United Kingdom" 4
"Chelsea, United Kingdom" 4
"Cumbria, United Kingdom" 4
"Twickenham, United Kingdom" 4
"Scotland, United Kingdom" 4
"Windsor, United Kingdom" 3
"Buenos Aires, Argentina" 3
"Melbourne, Australia" 3
"Washington, United States" 3
"Bruxelles, Belgi" 3
"Kew, United Kingdom" 3
"Manhattan Island, United States" 3
"Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom" 3
"Basel, Schweiz" 3
"Stockholm, Sverige" 3
"Venezia, Italia" 3
"Warszawa, Polska" 3
"Devon, United Kingdom" 3
"Suffolk, United Kingdom" 3
"Bristol, United Kingdom" 3
"Barnes, United Kingdom" 3
"Leicestershire, United Kingdom" 3
"Dsseldorf, Deutschland" 3
"Essex, United Kingdom" 3
"Lot, France" 3
"Dover, United Kingdom" 3
"Kensington, United Kingdom" 3
"East Hampton, United States" 3
"Madrid, Espaa" 3
"Berkshire, United Kingdom" 3
"Ipswich, United Kingdom" 3
"Boulogne-sur-Mer, France" 3
"Kensington" 3
"Cheshire, United Kingdom" 2
"Versailles, France" 2
"Melbourne" 2
"Hayling Island, United Kingdom" 2
"Woodstock, United States" 2
"Malta" 2
"Staffordshire, United Kingdom" 2
"Toronto, Canada" 2
"Wales, United Kingdom" 2
"Buffalo, United States" 2
"Northwood, United Kingdom" 2
"Italia" 2
"Sussex, United Kingdom" 2
"Manchester, United Kingdom" 2
"Salisbury, United Kingdom" 2
"Luzern, Schweiz" 2
"San Francisco, United States" 2
"Cannes, France" 2
"Ramsgate, United Kingdom" 2
"Oxford" 2
"Ditchling, United Kingdom" 2
"Mnchen, Deutschland" 2
"So Paulo, Brasil" 2
"Sankt-Peterburg, Rossiya" 2
"Newbury, United Kingdom" 2
"Schweiz" 2
"Islington, United Kingdom" 2
... ...
Key Type Example Value Comment
"gender" str "Female"
[Preview ]
The recorded gender of the artist, either "Male", "Female", or a blank string.
"death" dict { }
"role" str "artist"
[Preview ]
"name" str "Abakanowicz, Magdalena"
[Preview ]
"birth" dict { }
Value Count
"Male" 2791
"Female" 492
"" 49
Value Count
"artist" 3241
"attributed to" 64
"manner of" 27
Value Count
"Campbell, Duncan" 1
"Dennis, Jeffrey" 1
"Uecker, Gunther" 1
"Garbe, Richard" 1
"Sorman, Steven" 1
"Clemente, Francesco" 1
"Thomas, John" 1
"Siberechts, Jan" 1
"Marchand, Jean" 1
"Abts, Tomma" 1
"Daniels, Harvey" 1
"Slawik, Bernard" 1
"Howell, Peter" 1
"Riddy, John" 1
"Maddox, Ronald" 1
"Moore, Gareth" 1
"Thomson, George" 1
"Haughton, Matthew" 1
"Darboven, Hanne" 1
"Elwell, Frederick W." 1
"Huggins, William" 1
"Henderson-Begg, Liselott" 1
"Maufra, Maxime" 1
"Burton, Scott" 1
"Hills, Robert" 1
"Orozco, Gabriel" 1
"Sone, Yutaka" 1
"Sullivan, Christine" 1
"Frg, Gnther" 1
"Turner, Charles" 1
"Vaux, Marc" 1
"Smith, Frederick William" 1
"Severini, Gino" 1
"Charles, James" 1
"Rinke, Klaus" 1
"Douglas, Stan" 1
"Gleizes, Albert" 1
"Jamieson, Alexander" 1
"Ledger, Janet" 1
"Barth, Uta" 1
"Hakewill, James" 1
"Weschke, Karl" 1
"Colla, Ettore" 1
"Wegner, Nicholas" 1
"Duchamp-Villon, Raymond" 1
"Barker, Thomas, of Bath" 1
"Appleyard, Fred" 1
"Phillips, Esq Tom" 1
"Short, Sir Frank" 1
"Black, Sheila" 1
"Fuseli, Henry" 1
"Lamelas, David" 1
"Barlow, Francis" 1
"Griffiths, John" 1
"British School 18th century" 1
"Pissarro, Camille" 1
"Severn, Joseph" 1
"Epstein, Mitch" 1
"Sierra, Santiago" 1
"Tanning, Dorothea" 1
"Nolan, Sir Sidney" 1
"Walmsley, William" 1
"Law, Alfred" 1
"Serusier, Paul" 1
"English, Simon" 1
"Millais, Sir John Everett, Bt" 1
"Porter, Frederick J." 1
"Woodman, Francesca" 1
"Bruscky, Paulo" 1
"Peacock, Ralph" 1
"Stevenson, Robert Alan Mowbray" 1
"Du Bois, Simon" 1
"Shields, Alan" 1
"Hoskin, John" 1
"Pocock, Isaac" 1
"Richmond, Sir William Blake" 1
"Vaughan, Keith" 1
"Brill, Frederick" 1
"Shepperson, Claude" 1
"Briggs, Ernest" 1
"Plackman, Carl" 1
"Smirke, Robert" 1
"Lloyd, James" 1
"Clint, Alfred" 1
"Beban, Breda" 1
"Horsley, John Callcott" 1
"Turner, Daniel" 1
"Koch, Eleanor" 1
"May, Phil" 1
"Laurencin, Marie" 1
"Hopwood, Henry Silkstone" 1
"Pearsh, Kevin" 1
"Talmage, Algernon" 1
"Roberts, William" 1
"Bissier, Julius" 1
"Nash, John" 1
"Thirtle, John" 1
"Barker, Clive" 1
"Churchill, Sir Winston" 1
"Mozley, Charles" 1
... ...
Key Type Example Value Comment
"location" str "Polska"
[Preview ]
"year" int 1930 The year that the artist was born. If the year is unknown, it was replaced with "0".
Value Count
"London, United Kingdom" 442
"" 390
"Paris, France" 54
"Edinburgh, United Kingdom" 47
"New York, United States" 38
"Glasgow, United Kingdom" 35
"Dublin, ire" 28
"England, United Kingdom" 28
"Liverpool, United Kingdom" 23
"Birmingham, United Kingdom" 22
"Bristol, United Kingdom" 20
"Wien, sterreich" 17
"Berlin, Deutschland" 16
"Leeds, United Kingdom" 16
"United Kingdom" 15
"Warszawa, Polska" 15
"Surrey, United Kingdom" 14
"Kent, United Kingdom" 14
"Norwich, United Kingdom" 13
"Los Angeles, United States" 12
"Manchester, United Kingdom" 12
"Antwerpen, Belgi" 12
"Sheffield, United Kingdom" 11
"Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom" 11
"Chicago, United States" 11
"Scotland, United Kingdom" 10
"Sankt-Peterburg, Rossiya" 10
"Moskva, Rossiya" 10
"Tokyo, Nihon" 10
"Melbourne, Australia" 9
"Philadelphia, United States" 9
"Roma, Italia" 9
"Amsterdam, Nederland" 9
"Qubec, Canada" 9
"France" 9
"Nottingham, United Kingdom" 9
"Oxford, United Kingdom" 9
"Chelsea, United Kingdom" 9
"Brooklyn, United States" 9
"Leicester, United Kingdom" 9
"Bradford, United Kingdom" 8
"Cheshire, United Kingdom" 8
"Belfast, United Kingdom" 8
"Johannesburg, South Africa" 8
"Boston, United States" 8
"Plymouth, United Kingdom" 8
"Deutschland" 8
"Southampton, United Kingdom" 8
"York, United Kingdom" 8
"Buenos Aires, Argentina" 7
"Polska" 7
"Hampstead, United Kingdom" 7
"Lisboa, Portugal" 7
"United States" 7
"Brighton, United Kingdom" 7
"Croydon, United Kingdom" 7
"Mnchen, Deutschland" 6
"Bruxelles, Belgi" 6
"Torino, Italia" 6
"Hamburg, Deutschland" 6
"Barcelona, Espaa" 6
"Nantes, France" 6
"Hampshire, United Kingdom" 6
"Cambridge, United Kingdom" 6
"Lincolnshire, United Kingdom" 6
"So Paulo, Brasil" 6
"Cape Town, South Africa" 6
"Dorset, United Kingdom" 6
"Aberdeen, United Kingdom" 6
"Magyarorszg" 6
"Portsmouth, United Kingdom" 6
"Lancashire, United Kingdom" 6
"Zrich, Schweiz" 5
"Essex, United Kingdom" 5
"Stuttgart, Deutschland" 5
"Washington, United States" 5
"Detroit, United States" 5
"Bayrut, Al-Lubnan" 5
"Milano, Italia" 5
"Kbenhavn, Danmark" 5
"Dundee, United Kingdom" 5
"Great Britain, United Kingdom" 5
"Tehran, ran" 5
"Rio de Janeiro, Brasil" 5
"Preston, United Kingdom" 5
"La Habana, Cuba" 5
"Stockholm, Sverige" 5
"Suffolk, United Kingdom" 5
"Leipzig, Deutschland" 5
"Firenze, Italia" 5
"Wolverhampton, United Kingdom" 5
"Pittsburgh, United States" 5
"Kiyev, Ukrayina" 5
"Leicestershire, United Kingdom" 5
"Cork, ire" 5
"Worcester, United Kingdom" 5
"Belgi" 5
"Shanghai, Zhonghua" 5
"Athnai, Ells" 5
"Wigan, United Kingdom" 5
... ...
Key Type Example Value Comment
"credit" str "Presented anonymously 2009"
[Preview ]
"acquisition date" int 2009 The year that this particular art piece was acquired by the Tate art gallery. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0".
"creation decade" int 1970 The 10-year period that this particular art piece was created in. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0".
"creation year" int 1976 The year that this particular art piece was created in. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0".
Value Count
"Purchased as part of the Opp Collection with assis..." 330
"Presented by the American Fund for the Tate Galler..." 78
"Presented by Curwen Studio through the Institute o..." 60
"Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance t..." 58
"Purchased 1982" 33
"Purchased 1981" 30
"Presented by Curwen Studio 1978" 25
"Purchased 2012" 22
"Transferred from the Victoria & Albert Museum 1983" 22
"Purchased 1984" 20
"Purchased 2008" 20
"Presented by Tyler Graphics Ltd in honour of Pat G..." 20
"Presented by Rose and Chris Prater through the Ins..." 19
"Purchased 2001" 19
"Purchased 2011" 19
"Purchased 2007" 18
"Purchased 2002" 18
"Purchased 1987" 18
"Purchased 1980" 18
"Purchased 1986" 18
"Presented by Tate Members 2010" 17
"Purchased 2000" 17
"Purchased 1996" 17
"Purchased 2010" 16
"Purchased 1973" 16
"Purchased with funds provided by the Asia Pacific ..." 15
"Purchased 1998" 15
"Purchased with funds provided by the Photography A..." 15
"Presented by Sir Henry Tate 1894" 15
"Presented by Curwen Studio 1976" 15
"Purchased 1970" 15
"Purchased 1985" 14
"Purchased 1988" 14
"Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1940" 14
"Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the ..." 14
"Purchased 1995" 14
"Purchased 1962" 14
"Presented by Robert Vernon 1847" 14
"Purchased with funds provided by the American Patr..." 14
"Purchased 2006" 14
"Purchased 1964" 13
"Presented by Janet Wolfson de Botton 1996" 13
"Purchased 2003" 12
"Presented by Patrick Seale Prints 1975" 12
"Presented by the Ministry of Information 1918" 12
"Presented by the University of Quebec 1976" 12
"Presented by Simon Fraser University, British Colu..." 12
"Purchased with funds provided by the Middle East N..." 11
"Purchased 1990" 11
"Purchased 1997" 11
"Presented by Tate Members 2009" 11
"Purchased 1979" 11
"Presented by the Latin American Acquisitions Commi..." 10
"Purchased with assistance from Anne Best 2008" 10
"Purchased 1991" 10
"Purchased 1965" 10
"Presented anonymously in memory of Sir Terence Rat..." 10
"Purchased 1972" 10
"Purchased 1961" 10
"Purchased 1983" 9
"Purchased 1994" 9
"Presented by the Patrons of British Art through th..." 9
"Purchased 1992" 9
"Purchased 1959" 9
"Purchased 1955" 9
"Accepted by HM Government in lieu of tax and alloc..." 9
"Presented by Curwen Studio 1977" 9
"Purchased 1974" 9
"Purchased 1966" 9
"Purchased 1960" 9
"Purchased 2005" 8
"Presented by the artist 2010" 8
"Purchased using funds provided by the 2006 Outset ..." 8
"Presented by Christie's Contemporary Art through t..." 8
"Purchased 1999" 8
"Presented by the Patrons of New Art through the Ta..." 8
"Bequeathed by Alan Evans 1974" 8
"Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1981" 8
"Presented by Paul Mellon through the British Sport..." 8
"Presented by the Asger Jorn Foundation 1978" 7
"Bequeathed by Simon Sainsbury 2006, accessioned 2008" 7
"Transferred from the British Museum 1988" 7
"Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1892" 7
"Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1937" 7
"Transferred from the Library 1977" 7
"Purchased 1967" 7
"Purchased 1968" 7
"Purchased 1924" 7
"Purchased with assistance from the American Patron..." 7
"Purchased using funds provided by the 2004 Outset ..." 7
"Presented by the Patrons of New Art (Special Purch..." 7
"Purchased 2009" 6
"Bequeathed by Elly Kahnweiler 1991 to form part of..." 6
"Purchased 1940" 6
"Presented by Joseph Hackmey 2000" 6
"Presented by Christie's Contemporary Art 1979" 6
"Presented by Garner H. Tullis and Pamela Auchinclo..." 6
"Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1938" 6
"Transferred from the Library 1978" 6
"Purchased 1953" 6
... ...

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This library has 1 function you can use.
import tate
list_of_art = tate.get_artwork()
Additionally, some of the functions can return a sample of the Big Data using an extra argument. If you use this sampled Big Data, it may be much faster. When you are sure your code is correct, you can remove the argument to use the full dataset.
import tate
# These may be slow!
list_of_art = tate.get_artwork(test=True)

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 tate.get_artwork(test=False)

Returns a list of all the pieces of art in the Tate collection.