Asian Art

 (4569 works)

  • Siavoush swearing by the fire
    Title
    Siavoush swearing by the fire
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    PERSIAN
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and ink on paper
    Accession number
    1669-4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1946
  • By the stream in Autumn
    Title
    By the stream in Autumn
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    Utagawa TOYOKUNI
    Medium
    woodcut (colour)
    Accession number
    457-2
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1909
  • Mirror
    Title
    Mirror
    Production date
    8th century AD
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    4652-D3
    Credit Line
    Presented by Yamanaka & Co. Ltd, 1939
  • Spoon
    Title
    Spoon
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    pigments and gold paint on lacquer on wood
    Accession number
    2989-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1928
  • Tea bowl
    Title
    Tea bowl
    Production date
    Southern Song dynasty 1127-1279
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    stoneware (Jizhou ware)
    Accession number
    AS20-1979
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria, in memory of George Ewing by Mrs M. E. Cutten, Founder Benefactor, 1979
  • 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
  • Megha Raga, from a Ragamala series
    Title
    Megha Raga, from a Ragamala series
    Production date
    (mid 18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    RAJASTHANI
    Medium
    opaque watercolour on wasli paper
    Accession number
    AS157-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Female
    Title
    Female
    Production date
    (16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    ivory
    Accession number
    4124-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • Abe-No-Nakamaro
    Title
    Abe-No-Nakamaro
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    Katsushika HOKUSAI
    Medium
    woodcut (colour)
    Accession number
    415-2
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1909
  • Sword guard with chopping tool design
    Title
    Sword guard with chopping tool design
    Production date
    Edo period (1600-1615)-1868
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    iron, copper, silver, gilt
    Accession number
    2208-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1921
  • Dewali celebrations at Kotah
    Title
    Dewali celebrations at Kotah
    Production date
    (c. 1690)
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    opaque watercolour and gold paint on paper
    Accession number
    AS68-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • PAINTING - MINIATURE
    Title
    PAINTING - MINIATURE
    Production date
    18th century
    Artist/Maker
    INDIAN
    Medium
    'A lady worshipping the Tulsi plant'.Bikaner
    Accession number
    AS38-1980
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1980
  • Wine container, Hu
    Title
    Wine container, Hu
    Production date
    Western Han dynasty 206 BC-24 AD
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    1104-D4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1951
  • Sword guard with bamboo grass design
    Title
    Sword guard with bamboo grass design
    Production date
    Edo period (1600-1615)-1868
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    iron, copper
    Accession number
    2161-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1921
  • Ewer
    Title
    Ewer
    Production date
    4th century AD
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    stoneware (Proto - Yue ware)
    Accession number
    AS4-1973
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1973
  • Eagle
    Title
    Eagle
    Production date
    (early 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Ohara KOSON
    Medium
    hand coloured woodblock
    Accession number
    1709.1-4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1947
  • Tea bowl
    Title
    Tea bowl
    Production date
    Southern Song dynasty 1127-1279
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    stoneware (Jian ware)
    Accession number
    3905-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Writing box
    Title
    Writing box
    Production date
    2007
    Artist/Maker
    Unryuan KITAMURA Tatsuo
    Medium
    lacquer on wood (maki-e), gold, pigment, gilt, silver, inkstone
    Accession number
    2008.514.a-e
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Pauline Gandel, 2008