Australian Sculpture

 (726 works)

  • Leeawuleena
    Title
    Leeawuleena
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    Julie Gough Tasmanian Aboriginal
    Medium
    driftwood, wax
    Accession number
    2002.127.a-kk
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Aboriginal Art, 2002
  • Portrait head of a woman
    Title
    Portrait head of a woman
    Production date
    (c. 1888)
    Artist/Maker
    Bertram MACKENNAL
    Medium
    patinated plaster
    Accession number
    2004.243
    Credit Line
    The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
  • Gainsborough
    Title
    Gainsborough
    Production date
    (1911-1913)
    Artist/Maker
    Bertram MACKENNAL
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    2920-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1928
  • Head of a virgin
    Title
    Head of a virgin
    Production date
    1926
    Artist/Maker
    Ola COHN
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    503-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1945
  • Mimih spirit
    Title
    Mimih spirit
    Production date
    1991
    Artist/Maker
    James Iyuna Kuninjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on wood
    Accession number
    O.203-1991
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Shell Company of Australia Limited, Founder Benefactor, 1991
  • Shelled turtle
    Title
    Shelled turtle
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Treahna Hamm Yorta Yorta
    Medium
    turtle shell, sedge (Carex sp.)
    Accession number
    2005.420
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Lorrkon (Hollow log)
    Title
    Lorrkon (Hollow log)
    Production date
    1990
    Artist/Maker
    Jimmy Njiminjuma Kuninjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on Stringybark (Eucalyptus tetrodonta)
    Accession number
    2003.90
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Gabrielle Pizzi, Governor, 2003
  • Salad days
    Title
    Salad days
    Production date
    (2005)
    Artist/Maker
    Ricky SWALLOW
    Medium
    jelutong (Dyera costulata), maple (Acer sp.)
    Accession number
    2005.423
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Ideas of Barak
    Title
    Ideas of Barak
    Production date
    2011
    Artist/Maker
    Vernon Ah Kee Kuku Yalanji; Waanyi; Koko Berrin; Yidindji; Gugu Yimithirr
    Medium
    charcoal on canvas, 5 channel colour video transferred to media player, 25 min 45 sec, sound
    Accession number
    2011.121.a-b
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Lorrkon, Gungura (Hollow log representing the spiralling wind)
    Title
    Lorrkon, Gungura (Hollow log representing the spiralling wind)
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Ivan Namirrkki Kuninjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on wood
    Accession number
    2005.542
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with funds donated in memory of Gabrielle Pizzi by Robbie Barker, Michael Casper, Steven Casper, Rodney Davis, Sandra Ferman, Robert Gould, Honorary Life Benefactor, Vivien Knowles, Member, Jan Minchin, Robert Piaggio, Rae Rothfield, Fellow, Geoffrey Smith and Loti Smorgon, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2005
  • Echidna
    Title
    Echidna
    Production date
    1999
    Artist/Maker
    Yvonne Koolmatrie Ngarrindjeri
    Medium
    sedge, echidna quills
    Accession number
    1999.286
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1999
  • Lifebearer
    Title
    Lifebearer
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Julie Gough Tasmanian Aboriginal
    Medium
    pumice, brass wire, driftwood
    Accession number
    2005.396.a-c
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2005
  • Magic weaver
    Title
    Magic weaver
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Yvonne Koolmatrie Ngarrindjeri
    Medium
    sedge, wood
    Accession number
    2006.183.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2006
  • Trophy
    Title
    Trophy
    Production date
    (2002)
    Artist/Maker
    Charles ROBB
    Medium
    fibreglass, polyester resin, synthetic polymer paint, steel
    Accession number
    DC8-2003
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of the Joan Clemenger Endowment, Governor, 2003
  • Cummeragunjah breastplate 2
    Title
    Cummeragunjah breastplate 2
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Treahna Hamm Yorta Yorta
    Medium
    zinc, sedge (Carex sp.), nylon thread
    Accession number
    2005.421
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • untitled (muyan)
    Title
    untitled (muyan)
    Production date
    2011
    Artist/Maker
    Jonathan Jones Kamilaroi; Wiradjuri
    Medium
    light boxes
    Accession number
    2011.119.a-e
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • The connoisseur II
    Title
    The connoisseur II
    Production date
    (1984)
    Artist/Maker
    Peter CORLETT
    Medium
    fibreglass, reinforced polyester resin
    Accession number
    S2-1984
    Credit Line
    Gift of Emmanuel and Etta Hirsh, 1984
  • Amphion and Antiope
    Title
    Amphion and Antiope
    Production date
    (1932)
    Artist/Maker
    Rayner HOFF
    Medium
    plaster, bronze paint
    Accession number
    A31-1977
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1977
  • Mimih spirit
    Title
    Mimih spirit
    Production date
    1990
    Artist/Maker
    Crusoe Kurddal Kuninjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on wood
    Accession number
    O.205-1991
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Shell Company of Australia Limited, Founder Benefactor, 1991
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Danila VASSILIEFF
    Medium
    Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus sp.)
    Accession number
    S3-1994
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Dr Joseph Brown AO, OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor 1994