Join contemporary graphic designers for an evening of presentations and artwork exploring girlhood. Co-hosted by the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada.
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.
white, polychrome; cup has a reeded handle
The topic may be considered as illustrating the fifth of the six ways of rebirth, the way of human flesh.
scene in the dog fighting pits; a fight between a monkey & a bulldog; the monkey won
large red canvas with cutout rectangles and squares & varied painted grey rectangles & squares
rough, somewhat collapsed pedestal; yellow green brown in colour; thick; two sets of two raised ridges on stem; one set on cup; triangular holes cut in stem; four sets of wavy lines incised between ri
Woman musician with hand drum. Dark colour tones hair & design on robe.
square; overglaze green & brown-black enamels (ivy design) on white; blue on white floral motifs outer surface/edges
loop handle, cylindrical neck with turned decoration.
Round, deep plate painted with bamboo trees, chinese-style, rock & large peony in well, floral sprays decorate plate rim.
decorated in blue & white; scene with birds & vegetation, interior centre; sides of inerior separated into sections filled with decorative motifs; bowl is attached at the rim & base by a m
standing male figure with robe & hat of a civic official; some red pigment remains on robe
covered bowl; orangy brown trailing nine on white slip; areas of milky blue slip visible; lid has nine design & dentil design on outer edge; knob surrounded by loops
A scene, set in an oval register, of two ladies & trees on the exterior body. Above the register is a sash held up by rosettes with leafy tendrils.
Painted in blue on a bluish white ground with a peony & Oriental flowers in the well, within a band of floral, formal motifs. Wavy line & dots on the rim.
blue, green; bowl with rounded walls and small base rim stem
Oval tray with two handles. Reeding on handles & rim. Gadrooning encircling the wall of the tray. A chased foliate & scroll design encircles inside.
Carved head is painted light brown & has a wood stand
a)Inro - five sections, glossy black lacquer ground, designs high relief. Kingfisher in coloured enamels, on a branch drooping over silver inlay waves.
white, beige wood, green; maquette is a roofless scale model of a sculpture installation of a room. Entrance is through a false wall into the apex of a corner of the room.
Painted in dark blue on a bluish white ground with a stylized flower & sketchy foliage in the well. Formal motifs on the rim.
long s-shaped agate belt hook with a flat circular knob at the back, a dragon's head at the top & a dragon along the front
Ivory crackle glaze with gold floral motif with red & turquoise highlights on dish.
4 tiered spice box with a domed lid; underglaze blue decoration features cranes & bamboo; box fits into a brass case which bears the mon or crest of the Tokugawa family- 3 hollyhock leaves(aoi)
Quilted unbleached white cotton on outside, painted & reinforced with double-thread stitchery like smocking, sturdy cotton indigo lining reinforced with double threaded stitching along weft.
Female resting a barrel-like bale?
Silver bowl with scenes from the Mahabbara & Ramayana epics. Bombay, India"
Male Temple lion dog incense burner has hinged head & stand. Separate tail fits into square hole. Dog has a globe under one paw.
Finely enamelled famille rose bowl decorated with chrysanthamums, butterfly
Squatting rooster with cascading tailfeathers has a teak stand. Two converging holes in bottom.
Partially clad young bacchus figure crowned with cluster of grapes & holding a single cluster in his right hand & supporting a basket full on his left leg, is sitting in a somewhat dazed state