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.
book illustration with the following poem underneath: Daffy Down Dilly has just come to Town...In a yellow petticoat and a green gown
From set of tea bowl & saucer. Floral motif dispersed around outer wall. Dot rim.
Standing nude male figure with arms outstretched & right leg straight with foot pointed.
a colour relief print from wood and metal plates as described by George Wallace
Spiral cone of translucent clear glass; exterior has a smooth matt texture
Standing Guan-di figure with hands folded - white body with greyish much speckled glaze.
grey-yellow; figure of a man on a bed; the bed had 4 legs & the man is lying on it with straps across his chest & arms, a strap across his knees, a head brace and a rounded canopy over his hea
Christina, Queen of Sweden
Marbled light green & ochreous soapstone
river and sky after snow;
profile of a woman's face; white on black paper; subject is Mrs. Austin
book illustration with a passage from a Christina Rosetti poem, Malvolio: As I passed by a little pig-sty//I saw a child's petticoat hanging to dry//I took off my jacket and hung it hard by//to k
Standing child with hands across his stomach forming holes where his elbows are away from his sides.
incense container & lid; sparrow-shaped; pale ochre glaze; umber brush markings
Stoneware vase with three loop handles; green glaze over grey body
tropical scene of a river with falls & lush foliage; a girl carrying a water jug on her head is approaching the river edge
fan shape on top; floral openwork; hollow; designs on front & back are different; small floral design fole at back; holes carved into top, bottom, left & right sides
A cook fitting two animals to a spit another cook in the background at the fire.
architectural drawing, church of Maria Maggiore, Rome Italy
buff body, cream slip & yellow-green crazed glaze; shallow bowl; the base is flat but roughly cut out in the centre; pseudo-Sammarra type
Goblet shape body with oval foot, long thin curved spout, wood handle with thumb stop & silver furrules, waisted lid with acorn finial.
Vertically fluted coffee cups with alternate panels of mazarin blue & white highlighted with gilt outlines, crossover lines & dots.
polychrome- white, blue, grey, black, gilt
cylindrical shape; interior strainer for tea; stamped rows of characters; key fret/ruyi border; lid has a butterfly border; strainer has a spiral border
Lotus pod has stem that curves from top to one end. Seeds inside move freely & rattle but cannot come out.
building with tower & weather vane"
Translucent stone, grey and brown marbled effect; flaired lip and raised base; two handled, with protruberances on bottom and carved with dragon head and Ling Zhi(fungus of immorality) on top near whe
Triptych; A three panelled set of icons. In the centre is Christ flanked by the Virgin & John the Baptist. In the right panel is Archangel Michael & two saints.
scene in the dog fighting pits; a fight between a monkey & a bulldog; the monkey won