Asian art

Key works

  • CHINESE
Wine jar (late 14th century-15th century) 


porcelain
30.9 x 36.2 cm diameter


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1927
2874-D3

    CHINESE
    Wine jar (late 14th century-15th century)
    porcelain
    30.9 x 36.2 cm diameter
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1927
    2874-D3

  • REN Xun
Flowers and eccentric rock 1886 
(岁朝清供)

ink and pigments on paper
125.3 x 65.2 cm (image and sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Ms Jennifer Shaw, Member 1993
AS15-1993

    REN Xun
    Flowers and eccentric rock 1886
    (岁朝清供)
    ink and pigments on paper
    125.3 x 65.2 cm (image and sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Ms Jennifer Shaw, Member 1993
    AS15-1993

  • INDIAN
Tree goddess, Salabhanjika (1150-1200) 


chloritic schist
88.5 x 45.8 x 22.5 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1963
540-D5

    INDIAN
    Tree goddess, Salabhanjika (1150-1200)
    chloritic schist
    88.5 x 45.8 x 22.5 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1963
    540-D5

  • CHINESE
Basin Ming dynasty, Wanli period 1573-1620 


porcelain, enamel (Wucai ware)
11.0 x 36.3 cm diameter


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1946
526-D4

    CHINESE
    Basin Ming dynasty, Wanli period 1573-1620
    porcelain, enamel (Wucai ware)
    11.0 x 36.3 cm diameter
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1946
    526-D4

  • CHINESE
Dish Qing dynasty, Qianlong period 1736-1795 


porcelain, enamel
3.8 x 18.9 cm diameter


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1939
3935-D3

    CHINESE
    Dish Qing dynasty, Qianlong period 1736-1795
    porcelain, enamel
    3.8 x 18.9 cm diameter
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1939
    3935-D3

  • PERSIAN
A page from a Khamsa (Quintet) manuscript; Bahram Bur in the white pavilion (15th century-16th century) 


opaque watercolour and gold paint on paper
32.0 x 21.5 cm (sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1946
1668-4

    PERSIAN
    A page from a Khamsa (Quintet) manuscript; Bahram Bur in the white pavilion (15th century-16th century)
    opaque watercolour and gold paint on paper
    32.0 x 21.5 cm (sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, 1946
    1668-4