Asian Art

 (4569 works)

  • Buddha
    Title
    Buddha
    Production date
    2nd century-4th century AD
    Artist/Maker
    GANDHARAN
    Medium
    schist
    Accession number
    AS12-1982
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Sir James Plimsoll AC CBE, Governor, 1982
  • Lork Sadanoby
    Title
    Lork Sadanoby
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    Katsushika HOKUSAI
    Medium
    woodcut (colour)
    Accession number
    416-2
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1909
  • The stick of Nantenbo
    Title
    The stick of Nantenbo
    Production date
    1901
    Artist/Maker
    Nakahara Nantenbo
    Medium
    ink on paper
    Accession number
    2003.685
    Credit Line
    Lillian Ernestine Lobb Bequest, 2003
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    YOU Si
    Medium
    ink on paper
    Accession number
    AS3-1988
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1988
  • Hokusai Manga Vol I
    Title
    Hokusai Manga Vol I
    Production date
    1814; (mid 19th century) {published}
    Artist/Maker
    Katsushika HOKUSAI
    Medium
    artist’s book: colour woodblocks, 57 pages, paper cover, stitched binding
    Accession number
    3134A-4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1954
  • Snuff bottle
    Title
    Snuff bottle
    Production date
    (1890-1920)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    glass, enamel, metal, gilt
    Accession number
    152.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr Geoffrey Innes in memory of Mr Guy Innes, 1960
  • Vase
    Title
    Vase
    Production date
    (18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    jade
    Accession number
    AS54-1979
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria, in memory of George Ewing by Mrs M. E. Cutten, Founder Benefactor, 1979
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    Ming dynasty, Zhengde period
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    3731-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
  • Dish
    Title
    Dish
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    porcelain, enamel (Swatow ware)
    Accession number
    AS86-1976
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Leonard B. Cox, 1976
  • Saddle
    Title
    Saddle
    Production date
    (19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    lacquer on wood, gold, silver
    Accession number
    2025E-D1A
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1888
  • The death of Kusunoki Masatsura
    Title
    The death of Kusunoki Masatsura
    Production date
    1862
    Artist/Maker
    Utagawa Yoshitsuya
    Medium
    colour woodblock (triptych)
    Accession number
    AS9.a-c-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1993
  • Archer's ring
    Title
    Archer's ring
    Production date
    (18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    jade, diamond, gold
    Accession number
    AS106-1976
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr & Mrs F. Carter, 1976
  • Krishna and Radha on the riverbank
    Title
    Krishna and Radha on the riverbank
    Production date
    (c. 1830-1840)
    Artist/Maker
    RAJASTHANI
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold and silver paint on wasli paper
    Accession number
    AS271-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Mandala of the Diamond World
    Title
    Mandala of the Diamond World
    Production date
    (15th century-16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold paint on silk
    Accession number
    AS10-1971
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1971
  • Mandala of the Matrix World
    Title
    Mandala of the Matrix World
    Production date
    (15th century-16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold paint on silk
    Accession number
    AS9-1971
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1971
  • Krishna spying on the gopis bathe
    Title
    Krishna spying on the gopis bathe
    Production date
    (late 18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    RAJASTHANI
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold and silver paint on wasli paper
    Accession number
    AS49-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980