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view Breuer, Marcel FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Friends of the V&A, and the Michael Marks Charitable Trust 1936-12-31 1935-01-01 1935-1936 (made) Unique prototype desk, sycamore veneered plywood and chromium plated tubular metal, with glass... Height: 74 cm, Width: 122 cm, Depth: 61 cm 15397 WRITING DESK Designed by Marcel Breuer (Hungarian, 1902-1981) Manufactured by P.E. Gane Ltd,... 2014-08-29T20:18:23.000Z 2014-08-29T20:18:23.000Z 51.453659 In Storage -2.59143 Glass, Sycamore, rubber, laminate, Chrome, linoleum Sycamore veneered laminated board, chromium plated tubular metal, glass top, rubber fittings and linoleum W.64-2002 w642002 O81735 Desk Desk, sycamore veneered plywood and chromium plated tubular metal, the frame rectangular with one... Bristol Attribution note: Unique prototype desk Reason For Production: Commission Unique The desk, designed by Hungarian born architect and designer Marcel Breuer has an interesting... 2 desk-breuer-marcel 2013-09-11T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making 1936 1935 view
view Heal, Ambrose FWK Given by Messrs Heal & Son 1933-12-31 1933-01-01 1933 (made) Armchair, des. Ambrose Heal, man. Aeromet & Co. for Heal and Son Ltd, 1933 Height: 81.9 cm, Width: 73.6 cm, Depth: 53.9 cm Twentieth Century, room 74 Ambrose Heal did not like the vogue for metal furniture, preferring the Arts and Craft tradition.... 23495 2014-08-29T20:57:45.000Z 2014-08-29T20:57:45.000Z 51.506321 Twentieth Century, room 74, case CA7, box 53 -0.12714 metal, leather, Chrome Chrome-plated metal, with modern leather upholstery W.25-1935 w251935 O22780 Armchair true Armchair with frame of chrome-plated metal and white leather seat, back and arms. London See Curators Note Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced The London firm of Heal's advertised this chair as part of a metal dining-room suite. The X-frame... 2 VA roman-chair-armchair-heal-ambrose 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z plated Roman Chair 1933 1933 view
view Le Corbusier Wilk, Christopher, ed. . <u>Western Furniture 1350 to the Present Day</u>. London: Victoria and... FWK Given by Barry Friedman Ltd, New York 1929-12-31 1928-01-01 1928-1929 (manufactured) Chaise longue, designers Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Charlotte Perriand; manufacturer... Height: 84 cm, Width: 53.5 cm, Length: 155 cm Twentieth Century, room 74 The construction of the chair is complex and expensive, using different types of metal and many... 29401 2014-08-29T21:25:56.000Z 2014-08-29T21:25:56.000Z 48.856918 Twentieth Century, room 74, case CA8, box 22 2.34121 tubular steel, rubber, sheet metal, hide, Chrome Chrome-plated tubular steel, painted sheet metal, metal springs, rubber and horse-hide upholstery W.11:1 to 3-1989 w111989 O34133 Chaise longue true Chrome-plated tubular steel frame, long, formed of geometric shapes; rests on painted sheet metal... Paris Le Corbusier designed this adjustable chaise longue as a flexible piece of furniture for reading... 2 VA chaise-longue-le-corbusier 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z plating, Painted 1929 1928 view
view 2006al1491 jpg s Maclaren, Denham FWK 1933-12-31 1924-01-01 ca. 1929 (made) Desk, wood, chrome & glass, Denham Maclaren, England [London], ca. 1930. Height: 90 cm, Width: 128.3 cm drawers closed, incl. handles, Width: 158 cm with one drawer fully open, Depth: 73 cm drawers closed 30247 DENHAM MACLAREN (English [London], 1903-1989) CHAIR, c. 1930 Glass, metal fittings, zebra skin... 2014-08-29T21:28:11.000Z 2014-08-29T21:28:11.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Glass, wood, Chrome Wood, chrome & glass W.20-1979 w201979 O85171 Desk Desk; wood, chrome & glass; simple construction with glass pane on the left, attached to a dark... London 2006AL1491 3 desk-maclaren-denham 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1933 1924 view
view T&P Given by Dame Alicia Markova Slap! The Art of Theatrical Make-up (Theatre Museum 13/09/1990-11/05/1998) This object is part of the travelling dressing room equipment owned by Dame Alicia Markova, and... 40115 2014-08-29T22:03:24.000Z 2014-08-29T22:03:24.000Z In Storage Chrome Chrome S.372:2-1999 s37221999 O47349 Flask Chrome screw-on cap 2 flask 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z view
view Chira Boni T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1999-12-31 1990-01-01 1990s (retailed) Belt, woman's, pink elastic, Chira Boni, early 1990s Length: 62 cm approximate 40533 2014-08-29T22:04:41.000Z 2014-08-29T22:04:41.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 elastic, Chrome elastic, chrome, machine sewn T.522:4-2000 t52242000 O47819 Belt Belt, pink elastic, ribbed with chrome slot buckle. Italy Reason For Production: Retail Ready to wear 2 belt-chira-boni 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine sewing 1999 1990 view
view Kozma, Zsuzsa FWK Given by Mr Peter Simor 1939-12-31 1938-01-01 1938-1939 (designed) Drinks trolley designed by Zsuzsa Kozma, made in Hungary, 1938-9, walnut, chromed metal,... Width: 75.5 cm closed, Depth: 50.5 cm closed, Height: 62.5 cm, Width: 142 cm fully open, Depth: 88 cm fully open Mr Schreiber, who commissioned the scheme of which this trolley formed a part, was a business man... This trolley was part of a drawing-room scheme designed and executed for the apartment of Eugene... 42185 DRINKS TROLLEY Designed by Zsuzsa Kozma (Hungarian) Maker unknown Walnut, chromed metal,... 2014-08-29T22:11:33.000Z 2014-08-29T22:11:33.000Z 47.506222 In Storage 19.064819 walnut, rubber, Chrome, linoleum walnut, chromed metal, linoleum, rubber wheels W.21-1997 w211997 O49106 Drinks trolley The base of the carcase is predominantly plywood, with the inclusion of some beech. The vertical... Budapest Unique In about 1938 Eugene Schreiber, a timber merchant, commissioned a young designer, Zsuzsa Kozma,... 2 drinks-trolley-kozma-zsuzsa 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1938 view
view 2006ay8766 jpg s Dualit Ltd MET Given by Dualit Ltd. 1999-12-31 1999-01-01 1999 (manufactured) Matt chrome corkscrew and stand. Designed and manufactured by Dualit Ltd, London, 1999. Height: 17.5 cm Total including stand and handle [Corkscrew] Width: 9 cm Stand This object was donated to the Metalwork department by Dualit Ltd. Patent numbers: 97244936.1,... 59441 2014-08-29T23:10:56.000Z 2014-08-29T23:10:56.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Dualit plastic, Chrome Chrome and plastic M.9:1 to 3-2002 m92002 O65299 Corkscrew The corkscrew is made up of three parts: a cylindrical chrome section, tapering towards each end... London 2006AY8766 Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced Dualit are a well known British firm specialising in kitchen and household goods. The firm was... 3 corkscrew-dualit-ltd 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1999 1999 view
view Madeleine Vionnet T&F 1936-12-31 1927-01-01 ca. 1932 (made) Handbag of flannel, chrome and leather, box, mirror and purse, made by Hellstern & Sons for... 66603 2014-08-29T23:42:00.000Z 2014-08-29T23:42:00.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 [Handbag] Hellstern, PARIS, LONDON [Box lid] 'Hellstern & Sons / 11, Old Bond Street, London,... flannel, Chrome, moiré (textile), lizard Flannel, chrome and lizard leather, lined with moiré, mirror glass T.302G&G/1, 11, H/1, 2-1971 t3021971 O69911 Handbag Square handbag of grey flannel with a chrome frame, bound in black leather, and with lizard... England This flannel handbag has a chrome frame, and is fitted with a mirror and lipstick pocket and, in... 2 handbag-madeleine-vionnet 2013-11-26T00:00:00.000Z 1936 1927 view
view Unknown T&F Given by Major and Mrs Broughton 1930-12-31 1921-01-01 ca. 1926 (made) Handbag of calf leather with chrome, and vanity mirror, made in Great Britain, ca. 1926 Rolls Royce Motor Cars: Strive for Perfection (BMW Museum 20/03/2013-30/09/2014) This handbag was owned by Cara Broughton, née Cara Leland Huttleston Rogers (1867-1939), who... 73060 2014-08-30T00:15:25.000Z 2014-08-30T00:15:25.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 plastic, leather, Chrome, moire Calf leather, chrome, plastic, lined T.235&A-1972 t2351972 O75761 Handbag Pochette handbag of black calf leather with a chrome frame and a curved yellow and green plastic... Great Britain In the 1920s, framed handbags remained popular, and ornate frames carved from ivory were as... 2 handbag-unknown 2014-07-08T00:00:00.000Z 1930 1921 view
view 2006at8972 jpg s Aulenti, Gaetana MET 1979-12-31 1970-01-01 1970s (made) 'Pileo' table lamp designed by Gae Aulenti and manufactured by Artemide. Italy, 1970s. Height: 24.50 cm, Width: 19 cm, Depth: 22.50 cm Lost In Space (Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood 01/05/2010-31/10/2010) Twentieth Century, room 74 79554 2014-08-30T00:45:47.000Z 2014-08-30T00:45:47.000Z 45.433303 Twentieth Century, room 74, case CA1, box 32 9.167726 S.P.A ARTEMIDE/ MODELLO PILEO DESIGN GAE AULENTI/ MADE IN ITALY/ PATENT PENDING plastic, steel, Chrome Steel painted white with plastic base and chrome fittings M.228-1984 m2281984 O103322 Lamp true The base is a squat circular column sitting on a white plastic disc. The front of the base has a... Milan 2006AT8972 Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced 3 VA lamp-aulenti-gaetana 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1979 1970 view
view Bernard, Oliver FWK 1936-12-31 1932-01-01 1932-1936 (made) Dining table with tubular chrome frame with wood table top; English; possibly designed by Oliver... Height: 28 in, Width: 66.25 in, Depth: 32.25 in 104405 2014-08-30T02:36:10.000Z 2014-08-30T02:36:10.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 wood, Chrome Soldered chrome, wood W.83-1978 w831978 O133194 Dining table England 3 harmony-dining-table-bernard-oliver 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z soldered Harmony 1936 1932 view
view Bill, Max Eric Turner, "Sign of the times" in <u>V&A Magazine</u>, Spring 2008, London, Victoria and Albert... MET 1956-12-31 1956-01-01 1956 (designed) 1960-1970 (made) Glazed earthenware, quartz movement, Germany, made by Junghans, designed in 1956 by Max Bill and... Height: 25.8 cm, Width: 18.4 cm maximum, Depth: 5 cm maximum Cold War Modern. Design 1945-1970 (Victoria & Albert Museum 25/09/2008-11/01/2001) Historical significance: This kitchen clock, which incorporates a mechanical timer, was designed... 131066 2014-08-30T04:23:37.000Z 2014-08-30T04:23:37.000Z 47.99854 In Storage 7.849655 JUNGHANS earthenware, Glass, metal, plastic, quartz, Chrome Glazed earthenware, glass, chrome, painted metal, plastic and quartz mechanism M.224-2007 m2242007 O164396 Kitchen wall clock US Dollars ($, US $) 1200 The body of glazed earthenware, the exterior coloured a pale blue, the interior, white, is... Schramberg This kitchen clock, which incorporates a mechanical timer, was designed by Max Bill whilst... 2 kitchen-wall-clock-bill-max 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1956 1956 view
view 2010el4627 jpg s Ellgreave Pottery Co. Ltd. Atterbury, Paul, Ellen Paul Denker and Maureen Batkin. <u>Miller's Twentieth-Century... CER Given by the Hurlin family 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) White earthenware sugar bowl with chrome casing and lid, Ellgreave Pottery Co., Burslem,... Height: 8.5 cm, Width: 14 cm The teaset belonged to the donor's mother, who lived in Bethnal Green. It had been given to her... 211057 2014-08-30T08:54:02.000Z 2014-08-30T08:54:02.000Z 53.054249 In Storage -2.1842 'HEATMASTER EASICLENE / MADE IN ENGLAND / PATENT No 15044/48' engraved in circular form on base... earthenware, Chrome Earthenware, slip-cast, chromed casing C.103:1, 2-2006 c1032006 O251716 Sugar bowl White earthenware sugar bowl, with chromed casing and lid with plastic knop. 'Heatmaster' brand. Burslem 2010EL4627 White teapots fitted with an insulated metal cover became a distinctive design of the post-war... 3 heatmaster-sugar-bowl-ellgreave-pottery-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Heatmaster 1954 1945 view
view 2006ac6505 jpg s Unknown EAS Gift of Edwin Davies 1940-12-31 1915-01-01 c.1920-40 (made) 20th century (made) ca. 1920-40 (made) Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with plum blossom, unsigned, Nagoya, Japan, c.1920-40. [Stand]... Height: 13 cm, Width: 9 cm [Vase] Height: 13 cm, Width: 8.5 cm 215119 2014-08-30T09:04:58.000Z 2014-08-30T09:04:58.000Z 35.14986 In Storage 136.926224 wood, enamel, Chrome, cloisonné enamel Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with cherry blossom in shottai-jippo (a technique whereby the metal body is dissolved after firing) together with applied chrome-plated rims and base-plates. The blossoms are formed through both <i>yusen</i> (with wires) and <i>shosen</i> (few wires) techniques. FE.24:1, 2-2011 fe242011 O1192883 Vase Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with cherry blossom in <i>shottai-jippo</i> (a technique whereby... Nagoya 2006AC6505 These shotai-jippo vases have applied chrome-plated rims and base plates. The left-hand vase has... 3 vase-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1940 1915 view
view 2006ac6487 jpg s Unknown EAS Gift of Edwin Davies 1926-12-31 1907-01-01 c.1912-26 (made) 20th century (made) 1912-26 (made) Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with flowers, Nagoya, Japan, c.1912-26. [Stand] Stand for vase... Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 13.5 cm At rim [Bowl] Height: 6.5 cm, Width: 12.5 cm 215121 2014-08-30T09:04:59.000Z 2014-08-30T09:04:59.000Z 35.14986 In Storage 136.926224 wood, enamel, Chrome, cloisonné enamel Cloisonné enamel bowl with flowers in <i>shotai-jippo </i>(a technique whereby the metal body of the vessel is dissolved after enamelling), with an applied chrome-plated rim and foot-edges. FE.22:1, 2-2011 fe222011 O1192880 Bowl Cloisonné enamel bowl with flowers in <i>shotai-jippo </i>(a technique whereby the metal body of... Nagoya 2006AC6487 This elegant shotai-jippo bowl has an applied chrome-plated rim and foot-edges. It is decorated... 3 bowl-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1926 1907 view
view 2006ac6505 jpg s Unknown EAS Gift of Edwin Davies 1940-12-31 1915-01-01 c.1920-40 (made) 20th century (made) ca. 1920-40 (made) Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with cherry blossom, unsigned, Nagoya, Japan, c.1920-40. [Stand]... Height: 13 cm, Width: 8.5 cm [Vase] Height: 13 cm, Width: 9 cm 215124 2014-08-30T09:05:00.000Z 2014-08-30T09:05:00.000Z 35.14986 In Storage 136.926224 wood, enamel, Chrome, cloisonné enamel This vase is in <i>shottai-jippo</i> (a technique whereby the metal body is dissolved after firing) together with applied chrome-plated rims and base-plates. The blossoms are formed through both <i>yusen</i> (a design enclosed within wires) and <i>shosen</i> (a design using few wires) techniques. FE.25:1, 2-2011 fe252011 O1192884 Vase Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with cherry blossom in <i>shottai-jippo</i> (a technique whereby... Nagoya 2006AC6505 These shotai-jippo vases have applied chrome-plated rims and base plates. The left-hand vase has... 3 vase-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1940 1915 view
view 2006ac6538 jpg s Unknown EAS Gift of Edwin Davies 1989-12-31 1921-01-01 c.1926-89 (made) 20th century (made) ca. 1926-89 (made) Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with maple leaves, unsigned, Nagoya, Japan, c.1926-89. [Stand]... Height: 9 cm, Width: 8 cm [Vase] Height: 9 cm, Width: 8 cm Japan, room 45 215125 2014-08-30T09:05:00.000Z 2014-08-30T09:05:00.000Z 35.14986 Japan, room 45, case 12 136.926224 wood, enamel, Chrome, cloisonné enamel This vase is in <i>shottai-jippo</i> (a technique whereby the metal body is dissolved after firing) together with applied chrome-plated rims and base-plates. The leaves are formed through both <i>yusen</i> (with wires) and <i>shosen</i> (few wires) techniques. FE.27:1, 2-2011 fe272011 O1192885 Vase true Cloisonné enamel bowl decorated with maple leaves, in <i>shottai-jippo</i> (a technique whereby... Nagoya 2006AC6538 These two shotai-jippo vases have applied chrome-plated rims and base plates. The left-hand vase... 3 VA vase-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1989 1921 view
view 2010el4620 jpg s Ellgreave Pottery Co. Ltd. Atterbury, Paul, Ellen Paul Denker and Maureen Batkin. <u>Miller's Twentieth-Century... CER Given by the Hurlin family 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) White earthenware jug with chrome casing, Ellgreave Pottery Co., Burslem, 'Heatmaster' brand,... Height: 7.5 cm, Width: 13.5 cm The teaset belonged to the donor's mother, who lived in Bethnal Green. It had been given to her... 252654 2014-08-30T10:35:23.000Z 2014-08-30T10:35:23.000Z 53.054249 In Storage -2.1842 'HEATMASTER EASICLENE / MADE IN ENGLAND / PATENT No 15044/48' engraved in circular form on base... earthenware, Chrome Earthenware, slip-cast, chromed casing C.104-2006 c1042006 O297642 Milk jug Milk jug of white earthenware, with chromed casing and fabric insulation, plastic knop.... Burslem 2010EL4620 White teapots fitted with an insulated metal cover became a distinctive design of the post-war... 3 heatmaster-milk-jug-ellgreave-pottery-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Heatmaster 1954 1945 view
view 2010el4631 jpg s Ellgreave Pottery Co. Ltd. Atterbury, Paul, Ellen Paul Denker and Maureen Batkin. <u>Miller's Twentieth-Century... CER Given by the Hurlin family 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) White earthenware insulated coffee or hot water pot, chrome casing with fabric insulation and... Height: 21.5 cm, Width: 21.5 cm The teaset belonged to the donor's mother, who lived in Bethnal Green. It had been given to her... 252656 2014-08-30T10:35:24.000Z 2014-08-30T10:35:24.000Z 53.054249 In Storage -2.1842 'H / MADE IN / ENGLAND' stamped in black on base of earthenware pot 'C' impressed on base of... earthenware, Chrome Earthenware, slip-cast, insulated chromed casing C.102:1,2-2006 c1022006 O297644 Coffee pot Staight sided white earthenware pot, with chromed casing and fabric insulation, plastic knop.... Burslem 2010EL4631 White teapots fitted with an insulated metal cover became a distinctive design of the post-war... 3 heatmaster-coffee-pot-ellgreave-pottery-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Heatmaster 1954 1945 view