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.
three boats side by side at dock, centre image has "Veronique FY 83" on front; far left boat has "BM33" on the front
Cover: "Ici, C'est ici Stieglitz, Foi et Amour" by Francis Picabia; Page 2: "Canter", by Francis Picabia; Page 3: "Portrait d'une Jeune Fille Americaine dans l'
Plate is circular with a scalloped rim with an undulating rippled edge in gold. It has a white and peach colour glaze with gold detailing which includes bands of pattern and delicate floral motifs.
Decorated with a design of eggplants, leaves and stems with an inscriptions on one side. Small amount of gold inlay in patches on eggplants. One triangular opening and one oval.
black, grey, orange; wide shouldered, rounded base, flanged lip off a short neck; remains of earth inside
portrait of Empress Eugene, wife of Napoleon III
Tall vase with gently rounded shoulders and a tapered neck and a flared rim has an overall pale green celadon glaze (excepting the base) and a carved lily with stem and leaves on one side. Colour: pal
Flanged dish with lotus petal relief on the side. Pale grey body, finely crackled brownish green glaze, unglazed foot rim.
Drawing consists of an abstract element composed of black ink lines. Colour: black; white
one (1) woodblock print book illustrating ikebana flower arranging
A female figure with bare feet & flowing robe, an eagle stands beside her. Both stand on pink & white ornate pedistal.
Two undivided Koban prints of two Chinese individuals in Nankin in yokohama-e style; woman with a long pigtail and a basket and a man with an umbrella. Colour: multi-coloured
Crudely shaped figure with incised facial features & hands
A sea stretches from the foreground to the distance on the right, on it are some junks & boats; on the left is a coastal strip of land with tea-houses & eating places, a tori(sp?) gate stands
Whistle is in the shape of a toad with two perforation portions and one hole in belly. Brown glaze on top portion. Colour: brown
Flattened oval shaped bottle that narrows to a short straight foot, has carved designs of corn on the cob and a flowering plant. Jade is predominantly white with small amounts of brown and green.
First Nations motif in brown on buff coloured paper Colour: brown; buff
Netsuke in the shape of a reclining ox looking back over his left proper shoulder, and with incised and darkly pigmented patches of hair