Australian Decorative Arts

 (2273 works)

  • Dish
    Title
    Dish
    Production date
    (1968-1973)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    1998.173
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by the artist, Member, 1998
  • Bracelet with fire car
    Title
    Bracelet with fire car
    Production date
    (2001)
    Artist/Maker
    Robert BAINES
    Medium
    silver-gilt, plastic, metal
    Accession number
    2005.496
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • A journey to the plenitude, pin
    Title
    A journey to the plenitude, pin
    Production date
    (1984)
    Artist/Maker
    Robert BAINES
    Medium
    gold, silver, silver-gilt, steel
    Accession number
    D5-1984
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1984
  • Cabinet
    Title
    Cabinet
    Production date
    (1880)
    Artist/Maker
    W. H. ROCKE & CO., Melbourne (manufacturer); John MATHER (decorator)
    Medium
    East Indian Satinwood (Chloroxylon swietenia), West Indian Satinwood (Zanthoxylum sp.), (other timbers), glass
    Accession number
    D65-1991
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Mrs Stella Hawkes, 1991
  • Box
    Title
    Box
    Production date
    (1975-1980)
    Artist/Maker
    H. R. HUGHAN
    Medium
    porcellaneous stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.555.a-b
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • International Exhibition, Melbourne, commemorative medal
    Title
    International Exhibition, Melbourne, commemorative medal
    Production date
    1880
    Artist/Maker
    ROYAL MINT MELBOURNE (manufacturer); STOKES & MARTIN, Melbourne (retailer)
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    2012.509.1
    Credit Line
    The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Gift of Dr Robert Wilson, 2012
  • Bottle-brush, vase
    Title
    Bottle-brush, vase
    Production date
    (c. 1939)
    Artist/Maker
    Klytie PATE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D357-1980
    Credit Line
    Purchased with the assistance of the Crafts Board of the Australia Council, 1980
  • 'St Leger Trophy'
    Title
    'St Leger Trophy'
    Production date
    (c. 1880)
    Artist/Maker
    J. M. WENDT
    Medium
    silver
    Accession number
    D24-1986
    Credit Line
    The John and Jan Altmann Collection of Australian Silver. Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John and Jan Altmann, Founder Benefactors, 1986
  • Covered jar
    Title
    Covered jar
    Production date
    1939
    Artist/Maker
    Klytie PATE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D117.a-b-1977
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1977
  • Invisible place to be #15
    Title
    Invisible place to be #15
    Production date
    (2005)
    Artist/Maker
    Catherine TRUMAN
    Medium
    ink on Lime (Tilia sp.), steel
    Accession number
    2005.181
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Casserole
    Title
    Casserole
    Production date
    (1965)
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    1373.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1965
  • Standing cup and cover
    Title
    Standing cup and cover
    Production date
    (c. 1870)
    Artist/Maker
    C. L. QWIST
    Medium
    silver, silver-gilt, emu egg
    Accession number
    510.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr W. J. Ward, 1963
  • Waiting
    Title
    Waiting
    Production date
    (1998)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    1999.7.a-l
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1999
  • Fighting cocks, bowl
    Title
    Fighting cocks, bowl
    Production date
    (1958)
    Artist/Maker
    ARTHUR MERRIC BOYD POTTERY, Murrumbeena, Melbourne (manufacturer); John PERCEVAL (decorator)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    182-D5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1960
  • Shield
    Title
    Shield
    Production date
    (c. 1980)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown Northern Territory Aboriginal
    Medium
    earth pigments on wood
    Accession number
    O.211-1991
    Credit Line
    Gift of Judith Ryan, 1991
  • Cord chair
    Title
    Cord chair
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer and maker)
    Medium
    Meranti (Shorea sp.), cotton
    Accession number
    D4-1989
    Credit Line
    Gift of Grant and Mary Featherston, 1989
  • R160 Contour armchair
    Title
    R160 Contour armchair
    Production date
    (c. 1951)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); UNKNOWN (manufacturer)
    Medium
    hardwood, plywood, cotton, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D74-1987
    Credit Line
    Gift from the Estate of Mr George Seger, 1987
  • Expo '67 Talking chair
    Title
    Expo '67 Talking chair
    Production date
    (1966)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); Mary FEATHERSTON (designer); DANISH DE LUXE PTY LTD, Huntingdale, Melbourne (manufacturer); ARISTOC INDUSTRIES PTY LTD, Glen Waverly, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    polystyrene, polyurethane foam, wool, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D79-1972
    Credit Line
    Presented by Plastmobler Pty Ltd, 1972
  • Coffee pot
    Title
    Coffee pot
    Production date
    (c. 1850)
    Artist/Maker
    Andreas FRITSCH
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D10.a-b-1972
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr W. G. Tuck, 1972