Installation view Philip Bacon Galleries (Gallery 7), QAG
Historical Asian art to early modern | Philip Bacon Galleries (Gallery 7), QAG
In the Historical Asian galleries, a collection of Neolithic ware from Japan and China and folding screens on permanent display are augmented by a focused selection of ceramics from China, Japan and Korea. These displays are complimented by examples of lacquerware, textiles, calligraphy and contemporary art.
A developing collection of South Asian art includes recent acquisitions of bronze religious sculpture and paintings which portray aspects of the ancient faiths of the region.
Empire and image | Philip Bacon Galleries (Gallery 8), QAG
A display of collection works and objects that address the influences and exchanges flowing between Britain, Europe and ‘the East’ during the colonial period, including ceramics, furniture, painting and works on paper.