Facilitator: 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.
Woodblock for Woodcut
Flattened pebble-form carving of a peach and insect on a leaf; translucent clear orange tone
Portrait of Ichikawa Danjuro in the Role of Forty-seven Ronin Leader Oboshi Yuranosuke. He is in full samurai dress and carries a drum in his left hand.
edging piece of Tape lace
Sky with northern lights and stars with snowy hills, a road with 3 trucks and narrow frozen trees in the foreground. Colour: greys;blues;browns
White crackled glaze with coloured phoenix, dragon & flowers. Baluster shape.
Spoon, The bowl is roughly rounded and shallow; the shaft is narrow, flat and elongated; rough surface;
Fruit carved as a pebble depicting a pair of peaches, a pomegranate and finger citrus; the amber of semi-translucent reddish-brown tone, with some darkish red inclusions;
Rectangular, long handled, chinoisery style fan with decorative Chinese scene in mother-of pearl inlay and gold paint
Plate is circular with a slightly scalloped rim and a slightly indented well.
A bronze ferrule or decorative parasol or umbrella ends which tapers toward the bottom and depicts the face of a bull with horns in the centre and a detailed pattern on the surface of the front and si
profile of a boat in an orange-red outline anchored at a dock with "1RXS4" marked on the front; background of solid brown.
Small monkey crouches on all fours on a shallow D-shaped platform/base with a perforation in centre.
Knife shaped coin is flat and elongated with a perforation at one end and with raised parallel ridges on one side of the handle and a raised pattern (characters?) on one side of the blade.
Tall, graceful figure of long-haired King Lear wearing pale yellow tunic with pink bands, a cloak with pink lining & strapped sandals in rust colour.
consists of a cylinder with roughly square protruberance and at either end holding a bar mechanism rectangular slot, at one end;
pair of boots; short wide boots of black wool fabfic with red silk edging at top. leather soles and black cotton interior;
green; full face petal flower design, woven reed pattern on rim
Porcelain saucer with blue transfer print pattern of palm trees and flower in bowl.
white and gold
A man sits on a wooden chair at a table. He has a pipe in one hand & the other arm rests on the back of the chair. Another pipe lies on the table with cleaning cloth ? & a container.
Night scene of a landscape. A wide bridge is crowded with hundreds of figures. Below the bridge are many boats carrying people. Above in the grey sky is an arch extending to the top of the image.
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