International Decorative Arts

 (8574 works)

  • Plate
    Title
    Plate
    Production date
    (c. 1515-1520)
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY, (Casteldurante)
    Medium
    earthenware (maiolica)
    Accession number
    4675-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1940
  • Teapot
    Title
    Teapot
    Production date
    (c. 1747-1750)
    Artist/Maker
    VINCENNES PORCELAIN FACTORY, Paris (manufacturer)
    Medium
    porcelain (soft-paste)
    Accession number
    1997.308.a-b
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria in memory of Ronald Edward Nash by an anonymous donor, Member, 1997
  • The Melbourne centrepiece
    Title
    The Melbourne centrepiece
    Production date
    1839-1840
    Artist/Maker
    GARRARD & CO., London (manufacturer)
    Medium
    silver-gilt
    Accession number
    D158.a-y-1975
    Credit Line
    Purchased by the Government of Victoria to mark the official opening of the new premises of the National Gallery of Victoria at the Victorian Arts Centre on 20th August, 1968
  • Spring, from The four seasons
    Title
    Spring, from The four seasons
    Production date
    (c. 1760-1765)
    Artist/Maker
    BOW PORCELAIN WORKS, London (manufacturer)
    Medium
    porcelain (soft-paste)
    Accession number
    381.1-D4
    Credit Line
    The Colin Templeton Collection. Gift of Mrs Colin Templeton, 1942
  • Jug
    Title
    Jug
    Production date
    (c. 1725-1730)
    Artist/Maker
    VIENNA PORCELAIN FACTORY (DU PAQUIER), Vienna (manufacturer)
    Medium
    porcelain (hard-paste)
    Accession number
    4706-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1940
  • Jardinière and stand
    Title
    Jardinière and stand
    Production date
    1889
    Artist/Maker
    Edmond LACHENAL
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    2001.312.a-b
    Credit Line
    The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Robert Wilson, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2001
  • Ganesha
    Title
    Ganesha
    Production date
    (17th century)
    Artist/Maker
    NEPALESE
    Medium
    copper, gold
    Accession number
    AS22-1982
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Sir James Plimsoll AC CBE, Governor, 1982
  • Food vessel, Gui
    Title
    Food vessel, Gui
    Production date
    (11th century BC-10th century BC)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    1735-D4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1957
  • Tureen and stand
    Title
    Tureen and stand
    Production date
    1760
    Artist/Maker
    SÈVRES PORCELAIN FACTORY, Sèvres (manufacturer); Jacques-François MICAUD (decorator)
    Medium
    porcelain (soft-paste)
    Accession number
    D7.a-c-1992
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1992
  • Daybed
    Title
    Daybed
    Production date
    (c. 1735-1740)
    Artist/Maker
    Giles GRENDEY
    Medium
    gold and silver leaf on painted wood (japanned), cane
    Accession number
    568-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1947
  • Mantel clock
    Title
    Mantel clock
    Production date
    (c. 1870)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND (manufacturer)
    Medium
    alabaster, gilt-metal, enamelled metal, clock mechanism, wood, glass
    Accession number
    D345.a-d-1980
    Credit Line
    Jane Williamson Bequest, 1980
  • Universal Exposition, Paris, commemorative medal
    Title
    Universal Exposition, Paris, commemorative medal
    Production date
    1855
    Artist/Maker
    Armand Auguste CAQUÉ (designer); Eugene-André OUDINÉ (designer)
    Medium
    gilt-bronze
    Accession number
    2012.445
    Credit Line
    The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Gift of Dr Robert Wilson, 2012
  • Tomb tile
    Title
    Tomb tile
    Production date
    Western Han dynasty 206 BC-24 AD
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    3671-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
  • Vase
    Title
    Vase
    Production date
    Ming dynasty, Wanli period 1573-1620
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    porcelain (Kraak export ware)
    Accession number
    4265-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • Door knocker
    Title
    Door knocker
    Production date
    (late 16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY, (Florence)
    Medium
    bronze
    Accession number
    3971-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
  • International Exposition Milan 1906, commemorative medal and box
    Title
    International Exposition Milan 1906, commemorative medal and box
    Production date
    1906
    Artist/Maker
    STABILIMENTO STEFANO JOHNSON, Milan (manufacturer); Giannino CASTIGLIONI (designer)
    Medium
    (1) bronze (2) leather with gold embossing, silk, velvet, metal, (other materials)
    Accession number
    2013.1017.1-2
    Credit Line
    The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Gift of Dr Robert Wilson, 2013
  • Teapot stand
    Title
    Teapot stand
    Production date
    (c. 1765)
    Artist/Maker
    FRANKENTHAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, Frankenthal (manufacturer)
    Medium
    porcelain (hard-paste)
    Accession number
    3831-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939