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.
sketches of a tiger; 2 frontal views, a paw and a side view; Colour: rust brown
a series of spatters and smears of brown paint Colour: brown
Image of reclining woman in kimono, reading a book. Colour: beige; light yellow?
red purse with pink flowers, black gathered top with gold key design on border; 2 pink, 2 green tassels; Colour: red; black; gold; pink; green
Vertically fluted tea cup with alternate panels of mazarin blue and white, highlighted with gold outlines, crossover lines and dots with gilt sprig at bottom of cup.
View of a western style living room with a family group looking at the patterns of the new season dress. Colour: multi-coloured; silver
Central image is of two birds standing in shallow water. One bird is in profile, the second is full faced. Beyond the birds in the water are thin stalks of bamboo.
Glazed, 13-sided polygonal vase. Three Korean characters painted on the upper portion with dark green/black paint. Rasied base.
Circular plate with a scalloped rim and decoration in cobalt blue consisting of pseudo Chinese peony tree and fence in well, chinoiserie border, concentric rings on back;
A set of five cards, depicting country houses, in a paper folder.
A round gilt bronze attachment, with an open centre, depicting what looks like a crouching bear.
A curved bronze dagger with an ibex (wild goat) pommel (handle).
Figurine of a standing court official with hands clasped together inside the robe sleeves at front. There is a circular shield or medallion at front above the arms.
beige floral, leaf Colour: beige
Carving of resting boar with blackened hair, has detailed carving even on the bottom where there are two converging holes. Finely incised hair lines have been toned with ink.
Scene with pleasure boats docking at a bridge next to a restaurant, at night with a full moon Colour: blue;grey
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