The Museum of Fine Arts Tulcea owns a rich heritage of sculptures statues consisting of 420 modern and contemporary sculptures in which the artists approach various genres: nudes, portraits, compositions. The permanent exhibition shows statuettes belonging to the modern art, works which reveal that, in the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, the independent sculpture (ronde-bosse) came into prominence in the context of the Romanian visual arts.

The modern sculpture heritage selectively covers its development from the beginnings to the second half of the 20th century. The collection is remarkable through the valuable artworks of Ion Georgescu, Dimitrie Paciurea, Frederic Storck, V. Ciresescu, Alexandru Calinescu, Oscar Han, Milita Petrascu, Emilian Celine, Constantin Baraschi, Romul Ladea, Ion Jalea.