Australian Decorative Arts

 (2273 works)

  • Cohncave, bowl
    Title
    Cohncave, bowl
    Production date
    1991 {designed}; (1992) {manufactured}
    Artist/Maker
    Susan COHN (designer); ALESSI, Italy (manufacturer)
    Medium
    dyed and stainless steel
    Accession number
    D40-1993
    Credit Line
    Gift of Claudio Ventura, 1993
  • Exodus II
    Title
    Exodus II
    Production date
    (1996)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    2001.339.a-w
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dato Arthur Tan Boon Shih, Governor, 2001
  • Together yet apart, necklace
    Title
    Together yet apart, necklace
    Production date
    (2004)
    Artist/Maker
    Helge LARSEN; Darani LEWERS
    Medium
    sterling silver, glass
    Accession number
    2005.68
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Still life
    Title
    Still life
    Production date
    (1994)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcellaneous stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.573.a-d
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Basket
    Title
    Basket
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    Mati (Bridget) Mudgidell Ngarti; Kukatja; Warlpiri
    Medium
    spinefex, wool, feathers, gumnuts, synthetic polymer paint
    Accession number
    2003.35
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Aboriginal Art, 2003
  • Angel and beast, platter
    Title
    Angel and beast, platter
    Production date
    1948
    Artist/Maker
    ARTHUR MERRIC BOYD POTTERY, Murrumbeena, Melbourne (manufacturer); Arthur BOYD (decorator); John PERCEVAL (potter)
    Medium
    earthernware
    Accession number
    D29-1987
    Credit Line
    Gift of John Perceval, 1987
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1965-1970)
    Artist/Maker
    Bernard SAHM
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.650
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Stacked button neckpiece
    Title
    Stacked button neckpiece
    Production date
    1997
    Artist/Maker
    Rowena GOUGH
    Medium
    18 carat gold, mother of pearl
    Accession number
    1997.353
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1997
  • Milky way, vase
    Title
    Milky way, vase
    Production date
    (c. 1956)
    Artist/Maker
    Klytie PATE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D11-1984
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mrs Anne Howett Molan, 1984
  • The Seymour Agricultural Society Prize cup
    Title
    The Seymour Agricultural Society Prize cup
    Production date
    (c. 1862)
    Artist/Maker
    William EDWARDS
    Medium
    silver, silver-gilt
    Accession number
    D19-1990
    Credit Line
    Gift of Mollie Walton in memory of Patrick Darcy, 1990
  • 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
    509.a-b-D5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1963
  • Wardrobe
    Title
    Wardrobe
    Production date
    (c. 1835)
    Artist/Maker
    UNKNOWN, New South Wales
    Medium
    Red Cedar (Toona ciliata)
    Accession number
    D126-1977
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1977
  • Pebble ball
    Title
    Pebble ball
    Production date
    (1995)
    Artist/Maker
    Warwick FREEMAN
    Medium
    Pebbles, resin, nylon cord
    Accession number
    1996.579
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1996
  • Compressed brooch
    Title
    Compressed brooch
    Production date
    (1988)
    Artist/Maker
    Susan COHN
    Medium
    anodised and dyed aluminium, gold
    Accession number
    D97-1991
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1991
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (1964)
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    778-D5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1964
  • Poli chair
    Title
    Poli chair
    Production date
    (1971)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); Mary FEATHERSTON (designer); MODULE COMPANY & STAFF PTY LTD, Fairfield, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    fibreglass, cotton, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D44.1-1982
    Credit Line
    Gift of Grant and Mary Featherston, 1982
  • Relaxation chair
    Title
    Relaxation chair
    Production date
    (1947)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer and maker)
    Medium
    hardwood, plywood, cotton
    Accession number
    D23-1984
    Credit Line
    Gift of Grant and Mary Featherston, 1984
  • Bust of John Batman
    Title
    Bust of John Batman
    Production date
    (c. 1934)
    Artist/Maker
    MEL-ROSE AUSTRALIAN WARE (range)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D37-1991
    Credit Line
    Gift of Don McRae, 1991