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.
wine bucket a) base b) lid c) bung ; circular unadorned wood container with high flying handles on two sides. Lid sealed; hole for bung on top.
Vase has straight slightly rounded shoulders that taper down to a narrow flat base. There is a short neck with turned under rim.
A bronze zoomorphic belt hook with silver inlay of intricate design.
Japanese women, men, and children standing in front of a temple.
A gilt bronze belt plaque or ornament that would adorn a horse bridle or saddle.
cargo from the Vung Tau Shipwreck of c. 1690; knob is all blue; lid has 4 panels - 2 floral & 2 scenes of Amsterdam
Colour: black, white
octagonal shaped green yellow red and blue alternating colours around box; centre cover and 8 panels around so each panel has 4 colours on it. strips of brown paper separate the panels;
round two-handled cup; body of cup decorated with scrolls & foliage motifs; inscriptions on centre of both sides
abstract landscape with trees and sea
trees in black charcoal crayon on green hills, blue sky
Vase is a narrow-wasted with a band at the waist and a wide flared mouth. There is a brown glaze on the exterior and partial on interior. Colour: brown
Four works on paper with organic shapes and free flowing lines; some forms suggest human figures or the human face Colour: blue;red;black
Batavian bowl from the Nanking Cargo from the 1752 sinking of the Geldermalsen
portrait of a seated woman in a red dress; Marion Bates
black trees in a dark blue landscape with a rusty brown foreground
Wine glass has rose & white spiral twist in stem. In the thick bottom of the glass are six bubbles - five evenly spaced around edge & one in the middle.
Black and white photograph of the Geisha Ichimaru seated in non-traditional westerm-style dress.
One of a pair of Famille Verte jars each decorated on the rounded body with two panels of precious objects reserved against the cracked ice ground.
From a portfolio of 12 etchings entitled Summer Shadows, Summer Dreams;reclining female nude watching TV Colour: black; white
Colour: pale yellow background, black figure and chair
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