Asian Art

 (4554 works)

  • A lady performing Surya Puja
    Title
    A lady performing Surya Puja
    Production date
    (c. 1835)
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold and silver paint on paper
    Accession number
    AS273-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Maharana Sangram Singh and a sadar
    Title
    Maharana Sangram Singh and a sadar
    Production date
    (c. 1720-1725)
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    opaque watercolour on paper
    Accession number
    AS84-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Man's ceremonial cloth (Hinggi)
    Title
    Man's ceremonial cloth (Hinggi)
    Production date
    (c. 1890)
    Artist/Maker
    SUMBANESE
    Medium
    cotton, dyes
    Accession number
    2007.692
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Rose Mulock-Houwer MBE, 2007
  • Snuff bottle
    Title
    Snuff bottle
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    jade
    Accession number
    4395.15-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • Miniature
    Title
    Miniature
    Production date
    (15th century-16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    THAI
    Medium
    stoneware (Sawankhalok ware)
    Accession number
    AS65-1984
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Michael Abbott, Founder Benefactor, 1984
  • Snipe drinking
    Title
    Snipe drinking
    Production date
    (early 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Ohara KOSON
    Medium
    hand coloured woodblock
    Accession number
    1709.6-4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1947
  • Kirino Toshiaki's wife
    Title
    Kirino Toshiaki's wife
    Production date
    1880
    Artist/Maker
    Tsukioka YOSHITOSHI
    Medium
    colour woodblock
    Accession number
    AS21-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Coles Myer Ltd, Governor, 1993
  • Nature studies
    Title
    Nature studies
    Production date
    1900
    Artist/Maker
    TEISUI
    Medium
    album: ink and pigments on paper, twenty-four leaves, silk cloth and cardboard cover, glued binding
    Accession number
    AS14-1994
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Margaret Stones, Member, 1994
  • Woman's skirt (Sin)
    Title
    Woman's skirt (Sin)
    Production date
    (late 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    TAI LAO
    Medium
    silk, cotton, dyes
    Accession number
    2006.277
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2006
  • Playing flute in a pine forest, the joy of quietude
    Title
    Playing flute in a pine forest, the joy of quietude
    Production date
    2000
    Artist/Maker
    Kim Hoa TRAM
    Medium
    ink and coloured pigments on paper, silk, lacquered wood
    Accession number
    2001.585
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Marjory and Alexander Lynch Endowment, Governors, 2001
  • Anthology of the early life of Krishna
    Title
    Anthology of the early life of Krishna
    Production date
    (c. 1820)
    Artist/Maker
    CHOKHA (attributed to)
    Medium
    opaque watercolour on wasli paper
    Accession number
    AS248-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (13th century-14th century)
    Artist/Maker
    VIETNAMESE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    2010.339
    Credit Line
    Gift of Zorica McCarthy, 2010
  • Hair ornament
    Title
    Hair ornament
    Production date
    (20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    INDONESIAN
    Medium
    silver, gilt
    Accession number
    AS33-1972
    Credit Line
    Presented by the National Gallery Women's Association, 1972
  • Contemplating the moon
    Title
    Contemplating the moon
    Production date
    2008
    Artist/Maker
    Kim Hoa TRAM
    Medium
    ink on paper
    Accession number
    2008.588
    Credit Line
    Gift of Jason Yeap, 2008
  • Box
    Title
    Box
    Production date
    (c. 1860-c. 1880)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    ivory, metal, brass, coral, shell, gold paint
    Accession number
    3216.a-b-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1930
  • Mountain bright, like snow
    Title
    Mountain bright, like snow
    Production date
    (17th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Ingen Ryuki
    Medium
    ink on paper
    Accession number
    AS3-1994
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Jardine Matheson Australia Limited, Fellow, 1994
  • Seven poem cards
    Title
    Seven poem cards
    Production date
    (early 19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    MATSUMURA Keibun (painter); TOMINOKOJI Teichoku (calligrapher)
    Medium
    ink, pigments and gold paint on silk
    Accession number
    AS1-1992
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Jardine Matheson Australia Limited, Fellow, 1992