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.
Tonase about to take her daughter Konami's life as Honzo appears at the gate.
Kneeling figure rests on a raised rectangular base with cut outs at front. The figure is wearing western clothes and hat and holds 3 ingots in front of him.
Oblong box is rounded on two sides with a deep fitting lid and is decorated overall in multicoloured cloisonne design depicting pavilions nestled among trees and rocks in a landscape.
man in a brown velvet jacket with gold trim; white wig; head & shoulders portrait
Ivory figure of a seated hare looking over his shoulder and skyward with ears lying flat behind. Details of fur are finely incised and the eyes are inlaid.
Plate is circular with a slightly scalloped rim and a slightly indented well.
Island in ocean, near rectangular shaped cloud above it
An abstract architectural form in charcoal with a small photographic reproduction affixed below the center of the work.
part of a triptych
Desk has three drawers on the right side, a cribbage board & unopened playing cards in a leather case are in the middle drawer. Ornate carved trim & drawer pulls. Leather piece on desk top.
night scene in East London; thieves roll call
black and white sketch of a lily with yellow highlights
Yoichibei, Okaru's father, being robbed and murdered: in foreground a man with a drawn sword threatens an old man crouched on a mat. At upper left a man holds his hat to a man similarly dressed.
In this studio photograph the young ladies are posed as if falling asleep on the floor.
beige wood; on a rectangular base are 3 wooden models in the form of blocks with passageways through them. One has a rippled passage. One has a keyhole entrance with a mirrored end.
reclining nude female figure has red painted lotus feet, black hair in top knot and bracelets on wrists. She has one hand behind head and one on chest above one breast.
Mountain landscape with a figure on a donkey, a boy attendant with a lute, a bearded figure with flowing robes, all against a rocky outcrop; amber is of semi-translucent orange tone
Colour: black, brown, red