Close To Home: Local and Regional Artists in the AGGV Collection
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.
double Kasuri weave; white background with blue crosses in diamonds forming diamond shape around four-petal medallions Colour: white, blue and black
an oval shaped mask with striped horns, tapered eyes outlined in red and a wide mouth with pointed teeth and fangs.
Cowboy on horse shape is central image, decorated with yellow, blue, red, orange marks on a purple field. Background is blue with colour marks.
Lace fan with sixteen supports (white) glued onto amber coloured base. Two outer supports are of the same material. All attached to a ring.
one of a set of tiles identifying a tomb occupant; mainly with single characters listing man, wife and date; characters rendered in cobalt blue underglaze
water with dock across upper 1/3 of image; above the dock to the right is a man with a hat, sitting in a wooden row(?) boat; a boy is sitting on the dock talking to him; upper part of image has reflec
Red photo album with "Souvenir de Voyage" in gold lettering on the cover. Contents of the album consists of 47 hand coloured black and white photographic prints.
woman walking; man on horse leading a horse; trees & houses
Diamond shaped dish with undulating rim edges outlined in a black glaze. Overall glaze on interior and exterior is crackled white with a beige overglaze.
Red glass bottle is rounded rectangular in the AB section with a small foot and a short straight neck. Green stopper Colour: red;green
blue on white Pattern: Fence
Irregular shaped image & plate mark Group of angels blowing trumpets & holding books in the centre of Michelangelo's Last Judgement, below the figure of Christ.
A bronze attachment of openwork design depicting a bear and a feline in combat. A rectangular hole appears at left end. Item has an almost brassy appearance - gilt?
mountainous landscape in background; foreground is level, cleared & 2 groups of farm buildings can be seen; the sky is not painted
6 B&W photos of various subjects, oriented to the north?; interior; 1 of 18 pages;
lotus bowl base with an urn topped by a removeable finial in which is a small silver piece with a precious jewel motif.
abstract, soft and geometric shapes, black and white Colour: black;white
Kimono has been taken apart and made into a single strip or panel for laundering.
two birds perched
Gentleman and actress at teatable
Body is carved with a relief design of 2 dragons, heads meeting on one side, legs etc curled around sides and back. Aquamarine is clear with a slight blue tinge.
triangular (plan view) stemmed & barbed head
embroidered panels with pleated inserts on pale blue waistband
long, oval shaped; daisy motif Pattern: daisy motif
white and gold
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