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.
Wooden two-wheeled cart with 2 poles and metal rings at front for tethering a horse.
Small yellow jar, with black design.
A man with long hair and wearing breeches and a cape, stands with a three-cornered hat in his hand and gazes upward.
Blue on white;round;double band blue border pattern;central crest; Crest-Bailey of Co. Wicklow, Ireland; Motto: Quid Clarius Astris
Colour: six colours
A framed fabric collage with an abstracted face & sun-like objects around the face
A bronze zoomorphic belt hook with gilt (and silver inlay?) of intricate design. Top half depicts a serpent-like head and bottom half is shaped like a fan or half circle.
scene of a lake with hills in the background; several small rocky islets are in the lake, one has a round tower; two square-sailed boats are on the lake, one is loading or unloading people; in the for
A gilt bronze ornament that would possibly adorn a horse bridle or saddle.
Loop handle, cylindrical neck with turned decoration.
The long scabbard & handle are dense carved bone, depicting Japanese warriors, scholars women & farmers with appropriate background settings. Incised decorations are toned with dark colour.
intaglio and relief from etched plates, black area aquatint as described by George Wallace
foreground is rocks & water. Middleground - wooden landing, background a treed hillside.
A flying bird shape above an oval, above another bird, above a fan, above a gate & arching fence, all on a yellow ground, framed by a red arch.
Painted interior, landscape on one side with bird in blossoms au verso
pair of blue heart shaped earmuffs with pink flowers and butterflies; Colour: blue; pink;
hanging mirror decoration with butterfly and flower design on red background and 10 tassels. Colour: red;
diptych; Rear Admiral, Chujo Kabayama, holds aloft a sword while leading his navy battle ship in the Yellow Sea during the Sino Japanese war.
seated male with crossed arms playing "Go" with naked figure
Summer robe panel consists of all sections of robe still uncut and sewn by seams into a tube shape. Robe sections are predominantly gold on dark blue background.
women's jacket; medallion design, stiff satin collar; organza lining;
Small jar decorated in famille rose enamels with nobleman and maiden. Poem inscribed in panels on side.
Scene at Sarusawa Pond in Nara decpicts a large willow tree in the foreground, with people and deer. Two pagoda like buildings in background. Colour: multi-colour
woman & sleeping child sitting before a central open fire in a darkened room; rustic, unadorned furniture & surroundings
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