Australian Decorative Arts

 (2273 works)

  • 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
  • Neckpiece
    Title
    Neckpiece
    Production date
    (2004)
    Artist/Maker
    Mascha MOJE
    Medium
    polyester resin, nylon thread
    Accession number
    2005.175
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Neckpiece
    Title
    Neckpiece
    Production date
    (2004)
    Artist/Maker
    Mascha MOJE
    Medium
    steel, glass
    Accession number
    2005.176
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Television B210H Contour chair
    Title
    Television B210H Contour chair
    Production date
    (1953)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); EMERSON BROS PTY LTD, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    hardwood, plywood, cotton (replacement), (other materials)
    Accession number
    D40-1985
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1985
  • 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
  • Standing cup and cover
    Title
    Standing cup and cover
    Production date
    (c. 1859)
    Artist/Maker
    Ernest LEVINY
    Medium
    silver, gold
    Accession number
    D9.a-c-1970
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1970
  • Shield
    Title
    Shield
    Production date
    (early 20th century-mid 20th century)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown Northern Territory / Western Australian Aboriginal
    Medium
    earth pigments on beanwood (Erythina vespertilio), falcon feathers, natural binder
    Accession number
    2011.170
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Floor pot
    Title
    Floor pot
    Production date
    (1967)
    Artist/Maker
    Milton MOON
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    D93-1978
    Credit Line
    Presented by The Potters Cottage Pty Ltd, 1978
  • Scape armchair
    Title
    Scape armchair
    Production date
    (1960)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); ARISTOC INDUSTRIES PTY LTD, Glen Waverly, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    steel, plywood, vinyl, (other materials)
    Accession number
    D1-1993
    Credit Line
    Gift of the Hamilton Art Gallery, 1993
  • Bowl
    Title
    Bowl
    Production date
    (1991)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    D78-1991
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1991
  • Brooch
    Title
    Brooch
    Production date
    (c. 1955)
    Artist/Maker
    Inge KING
    Medium
    silver, copper
    Accession number
    D23-1989
    Credit Line
    Gift of Betty Blunden, 1989
  • Trevor and friend
    Title
    Trevor and friend
    Production date
    (c. 1960)
    Artist/Maker
    John PERCEVAL
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    D21.a-b-1987
    Credit Line
    Gift of John Perceval, 1987
  • Tray
    Title
    Tray
    Production date
    (c. 1890)
    Artist/Maker
    J. M. WENDT
    Medium
    silver
    Accession number
    D9-1982
    Credit Line
    The Altmann Collection of Australian Silver. Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John and Jan Altmann, Founder Benefactors, 1982
  • Sister basket
    Title
    Sister basket
    Production date
    2008
    Artist/Maker
    Yvonne Koolmatrie Ngarrindjeri
    Medium
    sedge (Carex sp.), river rushes
    Accession number
    2009.439
    Credit Line
    Purchased, NGV Supporters of Indigenous Art, 2009
  • Coffee pot
    Title
    Coffee pot
    Production date
    (1980-1981)
    Artist/Maker
    Gwyn HANSSEN PIGOTT
    Medium
    porcellaneous stoneware
    Accession number
    2003.563.a-b
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation from the Bequest of Kenneth Hood, Founder Benefactor, 2003
  • Stem dining chairs
    Title
    Stem dining chairs
    Production date
    (1969)
    Artist/Maker
    Grant FEATHERSTON (designer); Mary FEATHERSTON (designer); FURNITURE MAKERS OF AUSTRALIA, Glen Waverley, Melbourne (manufacturer)
    Medium
    polyethylene, thermoplastic, steel, foam rubber
    Accession number
    D16.a-b-1974
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1974
  • Grassed Holden
    Title
    Grassed Holden
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Margaret DODD
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    A5-1974
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1974
  • The Geelong Gold Cup
    Title
    The Geelong Gold Cup
    Production date
    1880
    Artist/Maker
    Edward FISCHER
    Medium
    18ct gold
    Accession number
    D92.a-b-1976
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1976
  • Jar
    Title
    Jar
    Production date
    (1949)
    Artist/Maker
    H. R. HUGHAN
    Medium
    stoneware
    Accession number
    992-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1950