International Decorative Arts

 (8580 works)

  • 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
  • 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
  • Chair
    Title
    Chair
    Production date
    (1902)
    Artist/Maker
    Carlo BUGATTI
    Medium
    wood, painted and gilt vellum, copper
    Accession number
    2008.96
    Credit Line
    Purchased with the assistance of Paula Fox, the NGV Women's Association and the NGV Supporters of Decorative Arts, 2008
  • 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
  • St George and the dragon
    Title
    St George and the dragon
    Production date
    (c. 1778-1780)
    Artist/Maker
    Ralph WOOD (modeller)
    Medium
    earthenware
    Accession number
    4530-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1939
  • Dish
    Title
    Dish
    Production date
    (early 15th century)
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    1301-D4
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1953
  • The leap of Marcus Curtius, bowl
    Title
    The leap of Marcus Curtius, bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1525)
    Artist/Maker
    ITALY, Faenza
    Medium
    earthenware (maiolica)
    Accession number
    4671-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1940
  • Wheel of the Law
    Title
    Wheel of the Law
    Production date
    (18th century)
    Artist/Maker
    TIBETAN
    Medium
    jade, garnet, silver, silver-gilt
    Accession number
    2880A-D3
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1927
  • 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
  • Wine glass
    Title
    Wine glass
    Production date
    (c. 1770)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND (manufacturer)
    Medium
    glass, enamel
    Accession number
    433-D5
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 1962
  • Wine glass
    Title
    Wine glass
    Production date
    (c. 1745)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND (manufacturer)
    Medium
    glass (wheel-engraved, air-twist stem)
    Accession number
    D102-1973
    Credit Line
    William and Margaret Morgan Endowment, 1973
  • Plate
    Title
    Plate
    Production date
    (1753-1755)
    Artist/Maker
    CHELSEA PORCELAIN FACTORY, London (manufacturer)
    Medium
    porcelain (soft-paste)
    Accession number
    372-D4
    Credit Line
    The Colin Templeton Collection. Gift of Mrs Colin Templeton, 1942
  • Vase
    Title
    Vase
    Production date
    Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period 1723-1735
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    porcelain
    Accession number
    3762-D3
    Credit Line
    Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
  • Wine glass
    Title
    Wine glass
    Production date
    (c. 1750)
    Artist/Maker
    ENGLAND (manufacturer)
    Medium
    glass (wheel-engraved, air-twist stem)
    Accession number
    D56-1973
    Credit Line
    William and Margaret Morgan Endowment, 1973
  • Side chair
    Title
    Side chair
    Production date
    (1836-1840)
    Artist/Maker
    MICHAEL THONET & CO., Boppard am Rhein (manufacturer); Michael THONET (designer)
    Medium
    walnut, cane
    Accession number
    D28-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of J. Gadsden Australia Limited, Fellow, 1993
  • CUP, COVER & STAND
    Title
    CUP, COVER & STAND
    Production date
    Artist/Maker
    W. T. COPELAND AND SONS, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire (manufacturer)
    Medium
    Turquoise, with painted fruit
    Accession number
    355.1-3-D1M
    Credit Line
  • Sake bottle
    Title
    Sake bottle
    Production date
    (early 16th century)
    Artist/Maker
    JAPANESE
    Medium
    stoneware (Bizen ware)
    Accession number
    AS38-1985
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of CRA Limited, Fellow, 1985
  • Incense burner
    Title
    Incense burner
    Production date
    Ming dynasty, Jiajing period 1522-1566
    Artist/Maker
    CHINESE
    Medium
    stoneware, wood, crystal
    Accession number
    4347.a-b-D3
    Credit Line
    Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939