Australian Decorative Arts

 (2273 works)

  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    H. R. HUGHAN
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    1035-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1950
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1992-1995)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcellaneous stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.572
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Riding Crop
    Title
    Riding Crop
    Production date
    1883
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, (Melbourne)
    Medium
    18ct gold, wood, leather, waxed linen
    Accession number
    D42-1994
    Credit Line
    The O'Loughlin Gift: a memorial to Martin Loughlin (1833-94), miner, sportsman and philanthropist. Gift of three of his great-nieces, 1994
  • R152 Contour chair
    Title
    R152 Contour chair
    Production date
    (1950) {designed}; (1951) {manufactured}
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); EMERSON BROS PTY LTD, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    hardwood, plywood, linen, (other materials)
    Accession number
    1532-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1955
  • Three coffee cups and saucers
    Title
    Three coffee cups and saucers
    Production date
    (1968-1973)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    1999.165.a-f
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by the artist, Member, 1999
  • Necklace
    Title
    Necklace
    Production date
    (c. 1960)
    Artist/Maker
    Inge KING
    Medium
    sterling silver
    Accession number
    2013.695
    Credit Line
    Purchased NGV Foundation, 2013
  • Container
    Title
    Container
    Production date
    (2006)
    Artist/Maker
    Mari FUNAKI
    Medium
    heat coloured mild steel
    Accession number
    2006.177.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2006
  • UTW lounge chair
    Title
    UTW lounge chair
    Production date
    (1959)
    Artist/Maker
    Fred LOWEN (designer); THE FLER COMPANY, Richmond, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    pine (Pinus sp.), steel, cotton, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D20-1992
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr and Mrs Robert Bruce, 1992
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1975)
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.645
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Casket
    Title
    Casket
    Production date
    (c. 1868)
    Artist/Maker
    William EDWARDS
    Medium
    silver, silver-gilt, emu egg, Blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon)
    Accession number
    D84-1981
    Credit Line
    Gift of J. McIntyre, 1981
  • Necklace
    Title
    Necklace
    Production date
    (c. 1940)
    Artist/Maker
    David GRIEVE
    Medium
    gold, moonstone, amethyst
    Accession number
    D93-1974
    Credit Line
    Gift of Rachel Grieve, 1974
  • Phoebe Howitt, medallion
    Title
    Phoebe Howitt, medallion
    Production date
    (1853)
    Artist/Maker
    Thomas WOOLNER
    Medium
    silver electroplate
    Accession number
    2007.121.1
    Credit Line
    Purchased with the assistance of the Marie Therese McVeigh Bequest, 2007
  • Presentation cradle
    Title
    Presentation cradle
    Production date
    (c. 1890)
    Artist/Maker
    George ARMFIELD
    Medium
    silver, silver-gilt, ebonised wood, plush
    Accession number
    D7-1984
    Credit Line
    The Altmann Collection of Australian Silver. Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John and Jan Altmann, Founder Benefactors, 1984
  • Hall table
    Title
    Hall table
    Production date
    (c. 1830)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, Tasmania
    Medium
    Red Cedar (Toona ciliata)
    Accession number
    D103-1974
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1974
  • Clock
    Title
    Clock
    Production date
    (c. 1910)
    Artist/Maker
    James FAWCETT (designer)
    Medium
    brass, enamel, glass, (other materials)
    Accession number
    118-D5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Miss J. Fawcett, 1959
  • Shield
    Title
    Shield
    Production date
    (1960s)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown Northern Territory Aboriginal
    Medium
    earth pigments on beanwood (Erythina vespertilio)
    Accession number
    2011.169
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Neckpiece
    Title
    Neckpiece
    Production date
    (2004)
    Artist/Maker
    Kiko GIANOCCA
    Medium
    porcelain, nylon thread
    Accession number
    2005.174
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • The Victoria Gold Cup
    Title
    The Victoria Gold Cup
    Production date
    1885
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, (Melbourne)
    Medium
    gold, silver
    Accession number
    D43.a-b-1994
    Credit Line
    The O'Loughlin Gift: a memorial to Martin Loughlin (1833-94), miner, sportsman and philanthropist. Gift of three of his great-nieces, 1994
  • Entropy of Red: Crown
    Title
    Entropy of Red: Crown
    Production date
    (1995)
    Artist/Maker
    Robert BAINES
    Medium
    silver-gilt, glass, plastic
    Accession number
    1995.563
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of BP Australia Limited, Governor, 1995
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (1950-1953)
    Artist/Maker
    ARTHUR MERRIC BOYD POTTERY, Murrumbeena, Melbourne (manufacturer); Neil DOUGLAS (decorator)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D14-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1990