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.
An annular bronze hook attachment with a hook extending out from bottom.
depiction of tree trunks & tree roots
oval; white on black banded agate; depiction of a woman in what appears to be classical Greek costume; the woman is holding streamers & is dancing
A framed fabric collage with an abstracted face & sun-like objects around the face
A bronze attachment, one of several that would be strung together through the closed loop at the top, then hung on a horse etc. and jingle or clang against eachother.
fluted; globular lower body; slim neck; open mouth
Netsuke is an oval (tusk diameter) disc with a central oval himotoshi insert with perforation and brown silk cord.
Slightly assymetrical gently flared bowl with small straight foot or base. Spur marks in centre of bowl. Pinkish tones in bowl centre and at base. Crackelure of glaze in bowl.
A gilt bronze belt plaque with three appendages that are joined by a raised dome in the centre and extend outwards.
From a portfolio of 12 etchings entitled Summer Shadows, Summer Dreams;woman putting on lipstick in a bedroom. Colour: black; white
Long cotton vest, open at sides, with ties at waist, stand up collar and opening slit at neck front. Predominantly red with blue bands at edges.
Set in the top is a silver habachi & a haifuki ( a canisters for tobacco). Three drawers in the chest are for other smoking mixtures & tools.
Stoneware bottle, matte black with disk.
Miniature model of a cabinet for a tomb; rectangular; turquoise & black glazed earthenware
One of a set of six Queen Anne trifid-end (pied de biche) arttail spoons. May have been altered by clipping plain ends into this more decorative form. Initials on reverse of handle are ST.
Erotic print in two sections from a book of 8 prints (b-i)
Lamp has a flanged footed base section with a small oil dish with a pedestal at centre.
round teapot with black on green circular dot design on shoulder & lid; continuous loop design, black on mauve on neck & outer edge of lid & in black only on handle
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