CLOSE TO HOME: Local and Regional Artists in the AGGV Collection
Interact with Jenelle Pasiechnik.
The Gallery is home to one of the most comprehensive collections of Japanese art in Canada, historical collections featuring Canadian and international works, and exceptional contemporary art.
Half-tone photo offset lithograph
Image of a Bodhisattva riding on a lion dog with a vertical sword in his R proper hand and a scroll in his L proper. There a large halo with symbols in circles in background.
Male figure in kimono, seated on the floor
four poster bed with blankets & pillows
one large boat in profile in the centre, red and orange buildings in the background
Vertically fluted bowl has alternating panels of mazarin blue & white highlighted with qilt outlines, crossover lines & dots.
rounded jar with flattish lid; fluted exterior; lid has a floral motif; pale green celadon glaze
Crudely formed small seated figure on a dais with curved and pointed halo above head (mandorla with flame tip). Remains of gold on exterior. Base is hollow.
heavy impasto, orange flame-like shape on yellow background Colour: yellow; orange
A small bronze dagger with the head of an ibex (wild goat) for a pommel (handle).
A cord marked unglazed miniature water pot which is a contemporary interpretation of the prehistoric Jomon Type pottery.
A wooden block with a design in relief, grooves for thumbs & fingers.
small fish shaped pendant has a perforation for the eye and incised lines for gills, fins etc. There is a small curved tail.
landscape scene featuring the First Nations village of Karlukwees in winter 1929; A group of houses along a small curved beach; totem poles;
women's upper blouse; white cotton with long ties; organza lining; stiff satin collar banding
View of street, people, and buildings under an overpass. Geometric colour pattern used to comprise shadows and light.
Black kimono with three cranes in flight on bottom half. There is gold stencilling in a mist like design around cranes. Colour: black, brown, white, gold
Bijin-ga pillar print of a courtesan adjusting her obi.
Rounded pot with a rolled over rim. Small foot and handle on one side. White porcelain with floral designs in blue on exterior and rim. Colour: blue;white
The Ronin present the head of Moronao before the grave of their master.
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