The Gallery as Authority? with AGGV Curators Michelle Jacques, Haema Sivanesan, and Nicole Stanbridge.
Limited space available. | Admission by donation.
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.
Miniature ewer has an upright body with a circular cross-section, a tall neck with a flared rim, and a spout and a handle on opposing sides.
Guanyin in center surrounded by fairies, Buddhas & Bodhidsattvas.
A face in relief inside a parka, eyes are close together, round face, straight nose, straight open mouth.
a Japanese major is killing a Chinese soldier with a sword
white, purple, red, gold Pattern: Fish Scale
A bronze attachment of a cervid or deer-like animal whose antlers are indecated by 3 tangent circles above its back (a common representation for such an animal).
Figure portrays two cats curled up together with heads at centre. White jade with dark brown intrusions.
A rectangular bronze plaque depicting a carnivore seizing a stag by the throat beneath stylized branches. Bodies are in profile, stag's head is frontal.
Carved bamboo walking stick. with metal fittings and black rubber stopper on the bottom, depicting Samari with swords.
Silver plated coffeepot has a plain, tapered cylindrical body, on flat base with modified dentil moulding to upper and lower edges, with straight conical spout and simple loop handle with slight angul
blue on white; shallow vertical fluting
portrait of a seated man in a purple jacket, gold trimmed green waistcoat & white neck scarf
Mythical emperor Zhu Rong, also known as the God of Fire
Octagonal shaped plate has gold design and floral groupings on outer edges and coat of arms in centre of shallow well.
Famille rose supper set comprised of 9 shaped dishes that fit together in a wooden tray.
four-tiered box, rounded lid and corners, with a raised floral motif against a speckled gold and black background; the edges are gold rimmed and interior is specked Colour: gold; black
One of a pair of tall, narrow, lidded, vases, ornately carved in relief and sunken relief, with scenes of figures, architecture and landscape elements. Painted in tones of blue, brown and green.
Circular "Balls within Balls" carving on a pedestal in the form of a man holding a whisk.
artist at her easel, painting a self portrait
Portrait of an elegant woman wearing pendant gold earrings and a large black hat with flowers, that covers her proper right eye.
Figure of a seated man wearing traditional dress and with a peaked cap, holding a drum and drumsticks.
Colour: black; pink
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