PICTURING THE GIANTS: The Changing Landscape of Emily Carr
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.
triptych; Meiji Emperor, Empress and their consorts are in a beautiful peony garden overlooking a panoramic view of a bay. Colour: reds;purples;greens
yellowy tan colour; unglazed; small lip; round shape
One of a set of "on scene" sketches produced by the artist when he appeared as a "artist ghost" in the film "Keyhole, 2011", by Canadian director Guy Maddin.
Saucer is printed in underglaze blue with Fisherman Pattern on the exterior to match the cup and an elaborate bordered design on the interior.
Circular coin with square cut out at centre and raised characters on one side.
rounded length of wood tapering at both ends but truncated with a circular cross section; at centre on one surface is a raised circular portion with geometric incised lines on its flat surface; hole o
A bronze attachment depicting the profile of a cervid (deer) head with a large ear and antlers. There is a uniform perforation at the base and at the end of the antler.
Image of a bull in black, white and greys, standing in a grassy setting.
black and white image of a landscape with ocean in foreground Colour: black;white
Stand has a straight and tapered inward base. It has a large extraneous inherent fragment attached near bowl junction. Bowl has straight outer edges and a rounded interior depression
A print of the Guardian King at the very end of the Sutra.
rectanglular wood and metal
Colour soft ground etching printed from three plates.
polychrome- white, blue, grey, black, gilt
Cloisonne on a lidded thin gauge silver; oval shaped box covered in a pattern of florettes worked in red and green against a blue ground; body has a curved window on each side containing a riverine la
blue enamel with gold, green, white, blue, red & brown motif of a bird in a blossoming tree & 1 bird flying; cloisonne on silver; wooden stand
A bronze fitting with silver inlay of intricate design and the head of a feline on its side.
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