Asian Art

 (4570 works)

  • Female
    Title
    Female
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    ivory
    Accession number
    4124-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • The actor Arashi Rikan II as Miyagi Asojiro
    Title
    The actor Arashi Rikan II as Miyagi Asojiro
    Production date
    1832
    Artist/Maker
    Shunkosai HOKUEI
    Medium
    colour woodblock
    Accession number
    AS25-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Coles Myer Ltd, Governor, 1993
  • TEXTILE - TRADE
    Title
    TEXTILE - TRADE
    Production date
    (18th century-19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    GUJARATI
    Medium
    cotton
    Accession number
    AS41-1985
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Michael Abbott, Founder Benefactor, 1985
  • Geese in a landscape
    Title
    Geese in a landscape
    Production date
    (17th century)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKOKU Totaku
    Medium
    ink and pigments on silk
    Accession number
    AS4.1-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Coles Myer Ltd, Governor, 1990
  • Lobed tray
    Title
    Lobed tray
    Production date
    (15th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
    Accession number
    2009.178
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by The Yulgilbar Foundation, 2009
  • Incense container
    Title
    Incense container
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    lacquer on wood (Kamakura carving, Negoro lacquer)
    Accession number
    2008.246.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by The Yulgilbar Foundation, 2008
  • Thangka depicting Derje Trolls
    Title
    Thangka depicting Derje Trolls
    Production date
    (19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    TIBETAN
    Medium
    pigment, linen
    Accession number
    AS4-1969
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1969
  • An incident on the Pichola Lake
    Title
    An incident on the Pichola Lake
    Production date
    1762
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold and silver paint on paper
    Accession number
    AS177-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    7th century AD
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    silver
    Accession number
    2009.415
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Yvonne and Geoffrey Perret, 2009
  • Covered bowls with nanban design
    Title
    Covered bowls with nanban design
    Production date
    (late 18th century-early 19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    porcelain, enamel, gilt (Arita ware)
    Accession number
    2011.5.a-d
    Credit Line
    Purchased, NGV Asian Art Acquisition Fund, 2011
  • Snuff bottle
    Title
    Snuff bottle
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    rose quartz, wood
    Accession number
    691.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Miss D. Gibb, 1964
  • Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa
    Title
    Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa
    Production date
    (c. 1830)
    Artist/Maker
    Utagawa HIROSHIGE
    Medium
    colour woodblock
    Accession number
    518-2
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1910
  • Whisk
    Title
    Whisk
    Production date
    (20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    bamboo, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2781-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr W. P. Wilkinson, 1926
  • Lovers on a balcony
    Title
    Lovers on a balcony
    Production date
    (c. 1785)
    Artist/Maker
    Katsukawa SHUNCHŌ
    Medium
    colour woodblock
    Accession number
    AS10-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1993