Negoro Lacquer
NGV Collection Focus

Key works

  • JAPANESE
Hot water pot (16th century) 
(Yutō 湯桶)

lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
(a-b) 35.3 x 36.8 x 24.1 cm (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Sir Roderick and Lady Carnegie, 1979
AS8.a-b-1979

    JAPANESE
    Hot water pot (16th century)
    (Yutō 湯桶)
    lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
    (a-b) 35.3 x 36.8 x 24.1 cm (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Gift of Sir Roderick and Lady Carnegie, 1979
    AS8.a-b-1979

  • JAPANESE
Incense container (16th century) 
(Daikōgō 大香合)

lacquer on wood (Kamakura carving, Negoro lacquer)
(a-b) 6.7 x 25.4 cm diameter (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by The Yulgilbar Foundation, 2008
2008.246.a-b

    JAPANESE
    Incense container (16th century)
    (Daikōgō 大香合)
    lacquer on wood (Kamakura carving, Negoro lacquer)
    (a-b) 6.7 x 25.4 cm diameter (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased with funds donated by The Yulgilbar Foundation, 2008
    2008.246.a-b

  • JAPANESE
Pair of sake bottles (16th century) 


lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
(a-b) 31.0 x 27.1 x 7.1 cm
(c-d) 31.0 x 27.1 x 7.1 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by The Yulgilbar Foundation through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
2013.764.a-d

    JAPANESE
    Pair of sake bottles (16th century)
    lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
    (a-b) 31.0 x 27.1 x 7.1 cm (c-d) 31.0 x 27.1 x 7.1 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented by The Yulgilbar Foundation through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
    2013.764.a-d

  • JAPANESE 
Bowl
Wan
Muromachi period – Momoyama period 16th century, Japan
lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer) 
Collection of Mr S. Baillieu Myer AC and Sarah Myer, Melbourne

    JAPANESE
    Bowl
    Wan
    Muromachi period – Momoyama period 16th century, Japan
    lacquer on wood (Negoro lacquer)
    Collection of Mr S. Baillieu Myer AC and Sarah Myer, Melbourne