Imagining the Orient

Key works

  • Philippe-Joseph BROCARD (decorator)
Jug (c. 1880) 


glass (gilt, enamel)
27.4 x 21.2 x 19.1 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Sir Thomas and Lady Travers, Governors, 1982
D61-1982

    Philippe-Joseph BROCARD (decorator)
    Jug (c. 1880)
    glass (gilt, enamel)
    27.4 x 21.2 x 19.1 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Sir Thomas and Lady Travers, Governors, 1982
    D61-1982

  • David ROBERTS (after); Louis HAGHE (lithographer)
Statues of Memnon at Thebes 1842 

plate 36 from The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia From Drawings made on the spot by David Roberts R.A., volume 5, published by F. G. Moon, London, 1842-49
hand-coloured lithograph
34.0 x 39.3 cm (image and sheet, cropped)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1939
926-4

    David ROBERTS (after); Louis HAGHE (lithographer)
    Statues of Memnon at Thebes 1842
    plate 36 from The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia From Drawings made on the spot by David Roberts R.A., volume 5, published by F. G. Moon, London, 1842-49
    hand-coloured lithograph
    34.0 x 39.3 cm (image and sheet, cropped)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1939
    926-4

  • Henri MATISSE
The Arab blouse 1925 
(La Chemise Arabe)

lithograph
54.3 x 44.0 cm (image)
75.5 x 56.1 cm (sheet)
Duthuit 464
proof
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1976
P99-1976


© Henri Matisse/Succession Henri Matisse. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

    Henri MATISSE
    The Arab blouse 1925
    (La Chemise Arabe)
    lithograph
    54.3 x 44.0 cm (image) 75.5 x 56.1 cm (sheet)
    Duthuit 464
    proof
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, 1976
    P99-1976
    © Henri Matisse/Succession Henri Matisse. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

  • Herbert ROSE
The domed mosque, Tunis (c. 1925) 


oil on canvas
63.8 x 76.4 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1927
3455-3

    Herbert ROSE
    The domed mosque, Tunis (c. 1925)
    oil on canvas
    63.8 x 76.4 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1927
    3455-3

  • Tom ROBERTS
(A Moorish doorway) 1883 


oil on canvas
48.3 x 33.3 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Joseph Brown Collection.
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
2004.213

    Tom ROBERTS
    (A Moorish doorway) 1883
    oil on canvas
    48.3 x 33.3 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
    2004.213

  • Eugène DELACROIX
Arab horsemen (c. 1832) 


black, white and red chalk
22.0 x 28.7 cm (sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1948
1896-4

    Eugène DELACROIX
    Arab horsemen (c. 1832)
    black, white and red chalk
    22.0 x 28.7 cm (sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1948
    1896-4