Australian Decorative Arts

 (2273 works)

  • Platter
    Title
    Platter
    Production date
    (1950)
    Artist/Maker
    H. R. HUGHAN
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    D135-1977
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mr J. Mack in memory of Mrs Dorothy Mack, 1977
  • Shield
    Title
    Shield
    Production date
    (c. 1800)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown New South Wales Aboriginal
    Medium
    wood, cane, earth pigments
    Accession number
    2011.137
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Acacia, brooch
    Title
    Acacia, brooch
    Production date
    (2004)
    Artist/Maker
    Julie BLYFIELD
    Medium
    sterling silver
    Accession number
    2005.173
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Covered jar
    Title
    Covered jar
    Production date
    (1959)
    Artist/Maker
    H. R. HUGHAN
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    180.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1960
  • Mathias suite
    Title
    Mathias suite
    Production date
    (1906-1907)
    Artist/Maker
    Robert PRENZEL
    Medium
    Black Bean (Castanospermum australe), (other materials)
    Accession number
    D74.a-f-1972
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1972
  • Two bracelet forms
    Title
    Two bracelet forms
    Production date
    1981
    Artist/Maker
    Rowena GOUGH
    Medium
    copper, gold, cardboard, transparent synthetic polymer resin, wire, brass nuts and bolts
    Accession number
    D119-1981
    Credit Line
    Purchased with the assistance of the Crafts Board of the Australia Council, 1981
  • Brooch
    Title
    Brooch
    Production date
    (2003)
    Artist/Maker
    Simon COTTRELL
    Medium
    monel
    Accession number
    2005.177
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Broad shield
    Title
    Broad shield
    Production date
    (early 19th century-mid 19th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown South Australian Aboriginal
    Medium
    earth pigments on wood, cane, pipeclay
    Accession number
    2011.122
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Twen T-Four lounge chair and footstool
    Title
    Twen T-Four lounge chair and footstool
    Production date
    (1971)
    Artist/Maker
    Fred LOWEN (designer); TESSA PTY LTD, Clayton, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    laminated wood with Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra) veneers, nylon, leather, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D33.a-b-1974
    Credit Line
    Gift of Tessa Pty Ltd, 1974
  • Eleanor E1 Elastic Suspension Contour armchair
    Title
    Eleanor E1 Elastic Suspension Contour armchair
    Production date
    (1954)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); EMERSON BROS PTY LTD, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    Kauri (Agathis atropurpurea), plywood, cotton, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D75-1987
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1987
  • Brooch
    Title
    Brooch
    Production date
    (2005)
    Artist/Maker
    Catherine TRUMAN
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on Lime (Tilia sp.), steel
    Accession number
    2005.180
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Platter
    Title
    Platter
    Production date
    (c. 1977)
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.647
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Cigarette case
    Title
    Cigarette case
    Production date
    (c. 1936)
    Artist/Maker
    David GRIEVE
    Medium
    silver, amethyst, moonstones
    Accession number
    D90-1974
    Credit Line
    Gift of Rachel Grieve, 1974
  • Dish
    Title
    Dish
    Production date
    (1971)
    Artist/Maker
    Les BLAKEBROUGH; STURT POTTERY, Mittagong, New South Wales (manufacturer)
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    D174-1971
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1971
  • Vessel
    Title
    Vessel
    Production date
    (2003)
    Artist/Maker
    Marian HOSKING
    Medium
    sterling silver
    Accession number
    2005.171
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Cycles, ring
    Title
    Cycles, ring
    Production date
    (2001)
    Artist/Maker
    Helge LARSEN; Darani LEWERS
    Medium
    sterling silver, stone
    Accession number
    2005.66
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Sofa
    Title
    Sofa
    Production date
    (1840s)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN (Victoria / South Australia)
    Medium
    Red Cedar (Toona ciliata), upholstery, (other materials)
    Accession number
    1996.657
    Credit Line
    Gift of Michael and Traudl Moon, 1996
  • Teapot
    Title
    Teapot
    Production date
    (1975-1979)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT; John PIGOTT (decorator)
    Medium
    stoneware, cane
    Accession number
    2003.561.a-b
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Wirrealpa
    Title
    Wirrealpa
    Production date
    1990
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    D15-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1990