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.
The foreground is a stretch of coast with people sitting under an awning at left, people carrying sedan chairs, & a few houses at right; in the mid-distance is the open sea with a fleet of large b
Cast iron mask mounted on dark brown wooden panel. The sculpture is rectangular & made to look as if the metal is layered.
brown robe with blue irridescent threads
Plug has 8 facetts along its length (octagonal in the cross-section) and is truncated at 2 ends.
rounded rectangular bottle is narow in depth with a tapering neck and a small foot. Opaque white glass with brown overlay of Daoists, animals, cart, and Chinese characters.
Building, red in colour, covered in snow. Person with parasol standing looking at it
rim- jewelled gold, classical motifs; geometric Greek motif on inner rim; interior- mythological scene - man & boy on horses, woman carrying amphora type jug 'floats' in front; other rid
One of a set of "on scene" sketches produced by the artist when he appeared as a "artist ghost" in the film "Keyhole, 2011", by Canadian director Guy Maddin.
print depicts samurai Suzuki Toyondo in full armour, cutting the throat of an enemy combatant.
Beige ground with green & brown leaves & red flowers.
Painting depicts a monkey seated on the ground and holding chesnuts in both hands. There is a branch to one side with leaves and chestnuts. Colour: black; red
Fight scene on a bridge with Prince Yoshisune of the Minamoto clan defeating the mightly Benkei who afterwards becomes his follower.
Album with twelve paintings of plum blossoms each with a poem on the opposing page, all done by separate artists. Cover of album is bound in patterned silk. Colour: black; white
Landscape with large trees in foreground and immense sky in bakground.
Volume 1-4 and 13 extra pages; published in JM #1
Landscape with sailboat tied up on dry river bank with green fields and village buildings in the background. Colour: multi-coloured
white and gold
Circular box with lid; peony blossom design moulded on lid
(a) curved rectangular panel; yellow; perforations at corners with attached wires. (b) curved rectangular panel; blue; 6 perforations with wires (c) curved rectangular panel; red; 10 perforations with
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