Kaleidoscope: Art and colour

Key works

  • Gianni TOSO
Acher (1980) 


glass (vetro a fili decoration)
48.7 x 28.0 x 28.0 cm (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Australian Consolidated Industries Limited, Governor, 1983
D24-1983


© Gianni Toso

    Gianni TOSO
    Acher (1980)
    glass (vetro a fili decoration)
    48.7 x 28.0 x 28.0 cm (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Australian Consolidated Industries Limited, Governor, 1983
    D24-1983
    © Gianni Toso

  • Bessie Liddle
Pertame; Luritja
Iltjiltjara country 2000 


synthetic polymer paint on canvas
91.5 x 80.2 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Aboriginal Art, 2001
2001.570


© Bessie Liddle/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

    Bessie Liddle
    Pertame; Luritja
    Iltjiltjara country 2000
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    91.5 x 80.2 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Aboriginal Art, 2001
    2001.570
    © Bessie Liddle/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

  • Robert BAINES
Entropy of Red: Crown (1995) 


silver-gilt, glass, plastic
33.5 x 19.2 cm diameter


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of BP Australia Limited, Governor, 1995
1995.563


© Robert Baines

    Robert BAINES
    Entropy of Red: Crown (1995)
    silver-gilt, glass, plastic
    33.5 x 19.2 cm diameter
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of BP Australia Limited, Governor, 1995
    1995.563
    © Robert Baines

  • Tolai people, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea
Alor mask (1970s) 


synthetic polymer paint on wood, fibre, feather, cane, polyester and cotton, plant roots
(a-b) 65.2 x 39.5 x 42.7 cm (overall) (variable)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Todd Barlin, Governor, 2005
2005.389.a-b


© Tolai people

    Tolai people, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea
    Alor mask (1970s)
    synthetic polymer paint on wood, fibre, feather, cane, polyester and cotton, plant roots
    (a-b) 65.2 x 39.5 x 42.7 cm (overall) (variable)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Todd Barlin, Governor, 2005
    2005.389.a-b
    © Tolai people