Admission 5-9pm courtesy of Scotia McLeod
Religious Art of Southern India
Explore the beauty and wonder of India and Sri Lanka in part three of the Asian Lecture Series with Asian Arts Curator Barry Till.
The most comprehensive collection of Japanese art in Canada, historical collections feature Canadian and international works, and contemporary art collection.
Sitting rat with front paws to mouth. Two converging holes from right thigh to bottom.
Landscape with brown & green
abstract close-up of eye & brow; brown, blue, green & white
A young woman & man show an older woman, with a cane, a baby in a cradle. Sunlight coming in the open top half of a dutch door.
Moulded platter with gentle scroll edges & plants is delicately painted with restrained floral groups in the MEISSEN BLUMEN style in pale puce, purple, yellow, red & green.
relief print from etched plates as described by George Wallace
Highly polished compact bird facing left. Eyes are circle punctate. Beak & eyes incised. Stone is varing shades of greys, banded.
Show a hunting party complete with richly attired horsemen, a group picnicking before a tent, & a howdahed elephant with large, prominent toes.
Canadian coat of arms in center with the name of eachprovince & the date they joined Confederation displayed around the edge.
Squatting rooster with cascading tailfeathers has a teak stand. Two converging holes in bottom.
A seated monk, dozing. A natural hole runs through the center. Two converging holes on back.
rural landscape with cattle & sheep grazing or standing/lying under deciduous trees
This scroll depicts a tea ceremony novice. A winter ceremony is indicated by, among other things, the sunken hearth in which the kettle sits.
portrait of Marguerite Downes
pumpkin shape; raised design of leaves on body - one from the handle, one from the spout
This is a page of text printed on both sides although verso does not have the multi-coloured picture heading. A page of type & a small woodcut initial N.
A wedge shaped piece of metal, with notches across the upper surface, on a marble base.
Think, crackled glaze. Underglaze blue inside cavetto, running foliate design outside.
Portrait of the Hon. Admiral Thomas Smith Esq.,standing in front of some architectural elements with ships in the far background to the left.
46 sheets with drawing in various media on each sheet; front pocket contains eight drawings on paper and one small pen drawing on tracing paper; back pocket contains one sheet with four small ink and
top of handle has three faces topped by a horse's neck & head;
A standing nude with her left hand to the side of her head.
Blue on white; oval; crest in centre; double band blue border pattern
Ram's heads, laurel leaf festoons pendant. Candlestick has a square base & a separate socket inset.
Joined at various ponts with silk cord. Felt on palm on hand. Sleeve - kote.
Plate has scalloped rim with a border of continuous bianco sopra bianco flowers, pinecones & foliage.
Intricate linear, calligraphic design with figurative elements including female nude, angel with lyre.
a)Inro - four sections, green pine branches in zig-zag bands, crackled cream glaze. b)Netsuke - matching design, double gourd shape. c) Ojime - matching bead
Tea dust glaze. Dark brown enamel, spout & top. Pouch shaped with two lugs one on each end. Spout & air hole on the top one at each end.