We are particpating the art crawl!
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.
Shallow circular dish has a wide flat rim, rounded sides and a short straight foot.
A woman is seated washing cloth items in a large wooden bucket. She is paused as she looks over her left proper shoulder.
Print from a set of Genre Scenes and Festivals. Interior scene with an entire family, young and old, getting ready to sit down for a dinner banquet on New Years Eve.
Reclining white-haired figure in a white robe and with a bare belly, depicts the Poet Li Bai in a drunken state. There is a large circular hollow in the front under his proper right arm.
pillar with Baku, Karashishi, umbrella & snow
double Kasuri weave; white background; blue circles and crosses Colour: blue and white
Standing figure of a bald male (Lie-Tieguai) with flowing robe, one raised knee, bare chest and gourd on proper L shoulder. Figurine has a an overall black gold glaze Colour: black
A bronze garment attachment of openwork design depicting two s-shaped zoomorphic creatures, back to back (in reverse, top to bottom), with heads turned backwards, three-clawed paws, and each devouring
A long procession of a daimyo or feudal lord, with many colourful banners and flags, is travelling on the Tokaido Highway through the so called "Yakimochi Hill" toward Tozuka. Colour: multi-
Branches of pink roses and foliage interspersed with sprigs of bamboo. Calligraphy at bottom left.
Painting depicts a vase with a wide base and a character on front, containing a white flower and branches with leaves(?) Colour: black; white; red;
Two figures draped in full-length garb are partially obscured beneath areas of red, rust, black and white paint.
Muted scene of a wooded area with a birch tree at centre.
Offering consists of a circular base (dish) with a stack of six cylinders (noodles?). -overall green glaze
Print depicts the head of Pantaloon at the right with a red hooked nose, as well as details of Harlequin at the left. Colour: greens; yellow; brown
luncheon plate with black on green circle design in well; black on mauve continuous loop design below rim, inside
sumo wrestler with short kimono