International Decorative Arts

 (8580 works)

  • DRAM
    Title
    DRAM
    Production date
    c. 1755-c. 1780
    Artist/Maker
    Medium
    Ovoid bowl, engraved 2 sprays of flowers, lambrequin border around rim, opaque white twist stem
    Accession number
    1810-D5
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Arthur Allen, 1968
  • Jar
    Title
    Jar
    Production date
    Ming dynasty
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    stoneware (Longquan ware)
    Accession number
    3717-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
  • 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
  • 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
  • Double-spouted vessel
    Title
    Double-spouted vessel
    Production date
    (c. 1879-1880) {designed}; (1879-1882) {manufactured}
    Artist/Maker
    Christopher DRESSER (designer); LINTHORPE POTTERY, Middlesbrough (manufacturer)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    2010.122
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Lauraine Diggins and Michael Blanche, 2010
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Jug
    Title
    Jug
    Production date
    (1380-1420)
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY, Orvieto
    Medium
    earthenware (maiolica)
    Accession number
    3876-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Sword guard with rat and umbrella design
    Title
    Sword guard with rat and umbrella design
    Production date
    Edo period (1600-1615)-1868
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    bronze, copper, gilt and silvered
    Accession number
    2206-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1921
  • Settee from Glemham Hall, Suffolk
    Title
    Settee from Glemham Hall, Suffolk
    Production date
    (c. 1710-1725)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND (manufacturer)
    Medium
    Walnut (Juglans sp.), wool, hessian, (other materials)
    Accession number
    678-D4
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1947
  • 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
  • Monkey teapot
    Title
    Monkey teapot
    Production date
    1874
    Artist/Maker
    MINTON, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire (manufacturer)
    Medium
    earthenware (majolica)
    Accession number
    2001.320.a-b
    Credit Line
    The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Robert Wilson, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2001
  • 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
  • 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