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view 2009cp4295 jpg s Gherarducci, Don Silvestro dei Watson, Rowan. <u>Illuminated manuscripts and their makers</u>. London: V&A Publications, 3002.... PDP 1399-12-31 1382-01-01 1382-1399 (illuminated) Historiated initial O from a Gradual, prophet, attributed to Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci,... Height: 16 cm maximim, Width: 17.3 cm maximum Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E <b><u>Background to Music and Christian Liturgy</u></b> Music was incorporated into the... Made for San Michele a Murano in Venice. Bought by the V&A Museum before 1863. Historical... 89 2014-08-29T19:17:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:55.000Z 43.782372 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 81, box L 11.25499 parchment, pigment, gold leaf Water-based pigment and gold leaf on parchment D.217-1906 d2171906 O123934 Manuscript 1 Cut-out historiated inital O in orange and yellow, set against a background of burnished gold,... Florence (city) 2009CP4295 Made at the convent of Santa Maria degli Angeli, Florence. The attribution to Don Silvestro... Santa Maria degli Angeli in Florence, a monastery of the Camaldolese order, was the home of a... 3 VA manuscript-gherarducci-don-silvestro 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z illuminated 1399 1382 view
view Gherarducci, Don Silvestro dei Watson, Rowan. <u>Illuminated manuscripts and their makers</u>. London: V&A Publications, 3002.... PDP 1399-12-31 1382-01-01 1382-1399 (illuminated) Historiated initial E from a Gradual, prophet, attributed to Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci,... Height: 20.3 cm maximum, Width: 17 cm maximum Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E <b><u>Background to Music and Christian Liturgy</u></b> Music was incorporated into the... Made for San Michele a Murano in Venice. Bought by the V&A Museum before 1863. Historical... 118 2014-08-29T19:18:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:05.000Z 43.782372 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 77 11.25499 parchment, pigment, gold leaf Water-based pigment and gold leaf on parchment D.219-1906 d2191906 O123937 Manuscript 1 Cut-out historiated inital E in orange, blue, set against a background of burnished gold, and... Florence (city) Made at the convent of Santa Maria degli Angeli, Florence. The attribution to Don Silvestro... Santa Maria degli Angeli in Florence, a monastery of the Camaldolese order, was the home of a... 3 VA manuscript-gherarducci-don-silvestro 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z illuminated 1399 1382 view
view 2009cp4296 jpg s Gherarducci, Don Silvestro dei Watson, Rowan. <u>Illuminated manuscripts and their makers</u>. London: V&A Publications, 2002.... PDP 1399-12-31 1382-01-01 1382-1399 (illuminated) Historiated initial S from a Gradual, prophet, attributed to Don Silvestro dei Gherarducci,... Height: 19.5 cm maximum, Width: 17.5 cm maximum Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E <b><u>Background to Music and Christian Liturgy</u></b> Music was incorporated into the... Made for San Michele a Murano in Venice. Bought by the V&A Museum before 1863. Historical... 121 2014-08-29T19:18:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:06.000Z 43.782372 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 81, box L 11.25499 parchment, pigment, gold leaf Water-based pigment and gold leaf on parchment D.218-1906 d2181906 O123936 Manuscript 1 Cut-out historiated inital S in orange and yellow, set against a backgound of burnished gold, and... Florence (city) 2009CP4296 Made at the convent of Santa Maria degli Angeli, Florence. The attribution to Don Silvestro... Santa Maria degli Angeli in Florence, a monastery of the Camaldolese order, was the home of a... 3 VA manuscript-gherarducci-don-silvestro 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z illuminated 1399 1382 view
view Page, Gary T&F Given by Gary Page 1996-12-31 1996-01-01 1996 (made) 'Improper'. printed cotton dress fabric with 17th century French pornographic illustrations, by... Length: 282 cm, Width: 143 cm 296 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton, pigment Printed cotton with photo luminescent pigment T.9-2007 t92007 O137929 Dress fabric Printed cotton with photo luminescent pigment featuring pornographic illustrations from 17th... England Printed by IVO Prints, Southall Mass produced This textile features pornographic illustrations from 17th century erotic literature. During the... 2 improper-dress-fabric-page-gary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printing Improper 1996 1996 view
view SSEA 1866-12-31 before 1867 (made) Burmese bamboo and lacquer khwet (stem bowl) of yun (engraved) work. Konbaung Dynasty... Height: 24.5 cm, Diameter: 21.5 cm 541 2014-08-29T19:20:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:48.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, pigment, bamboo, thitsi lacquer, ash Fine woven bamboo covered in thitsi lacquer and engraved in the Pagan yun engraving technique. 01337(IS) 01337is O48790 Khwet (stem bowl) Bowl on a short stemmed foot. The pattern of green and gold on a red ground consists mainly of a... Burma 3 khwet-stem-bowl 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z basketry, coating, Lacquering, colouring, engraving 1866 view
view SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Burmese teak lacquer chest. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885).Figurative and foliate decoration formed... Height: 39.5 cm, Width: 69.5 cm, Depth: 38 cm 549 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, Glass, pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer, ash, teak Wood; thitsi lacquered. Made from single slabs of teak joined at the sides by dove tail joints. Decoration of hman-zi shwei-cha (gilded relief-moulded lacquer inlaid with glass designs. 02323(IS) 02323is O48862 Chest Rectangular box with hinged lid and key hole. Three sides and top of lid covered in divided areas... Burma Attribution note: Earlier 3 chest 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, Lacquering, colouring, woodworking, forming, glass working 1879 view
view 2006aa4660 jpg s SSEA 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century - early 19th century (made) Burmese teak lacquered and gilded Buddha. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Depicted standing in... Height: 213 cm overall, Height: 156 cm of Buddha, Width: 62 cm at widest part 1328 2014-08-29T19:24:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:33.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, Glass, pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer, ash, teak Carved in teak, overlaid with black thitsi-lacquer (Melanorrhoea usitat) and gilt. Partly decorated in the relief moulded thayo and glass inlay hman-zi shwei-cha technique. IM.19-1912 im191912 O49192 Standing figure of the buddha This image depicts the standing Buddha dressed in the robes of a Burmese monk - open mode of bare... Burma 2006AA4660 This sculpture was reportedly obtained from the Moulmein Pagoda in Amherst, between 1840-1845 by... 3 standing-figure-of 2014-07-24T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, colouring, glass working 1850 1750 view
view John Lowry, <u>Burmese Art</u> London Her Majesty's Stationery Office; 1974; pl. 39 George Watt... SSEA 1884-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880 (made) Burmese wood and black lacquer panel. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Decorated with figurative and... Length: 45.7 cm, Width: 30.5 cm 10432 2014-08-29T19:55:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:55:21.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, wood, pigment, thitsi lacquer, ash Wood coated with black thitsi lacquer onto which fine thayo-work (relief moulded lacquer) has been applied and further painted and finished with black lacquer. IS.2778-1883 is27781883 O49006 Panel Oblong panel. Decoration on both sides set on the vertical. Each side is ornamented in relief... Burma Acquired in Prome but John Lowry in "Burmese Art" London 1974 thought it was most likely made in... 3 panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Lacquering, woodworking, forming 1884 1875 view
view SSEA 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (made) Burmese or Assamese ivory back-scratcher carved with a hand and bird and animal motifs. Konbaung... Length: 35.5 cm 13132 2014-08-29T20:09:08.000Z 2014-08-29T20:09:08.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 ivory, pigment Carved ivory with traces of red and black pigment. 02409(IS) 02409is O10822 Back scratcher Head in the form of a hand. Stem representing a series of parrots scratching their backs. The... Burma Records claim that this object could be from Assam or Burma. 3 back-scratcher 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting 1875 1825 view
view Unknown PDP Given by Jonathan Iremonger 1929-12-31 1920-01-01 1920s (made) Roll of wallpaper with abstract pattern printed in black, blues, pink and gold.1920s Width: 57.1 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a 14704 2014-08-29T20:15:24.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:24.000Z 52.883289 Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514a, case WPS, shelf BIN, box D -1.97685 RD No 747369 paper, pigment Colour machine-print on paper E.29-1999 e291999 O11408 Wallpaper 1 Roll of wallpaper with abstract pattern based on butterflies' wings, printed in black, brown and... England Mass produced This bold and stiking pattern is machine-printed by a technique which creates the illusion that... 2 VA wallpaper-unknown 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z printed 1929 1920 view
view John Lowry: <u>Burmese Art</u>, Victoria and Albert Museum; London Her Majesty's Stationery... SSEA 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (made) Burmese Buddha in monastic robes seated in <font -i>bhumisparsa padmasana mudra</font>. Konbaung... [Base] Height: 43 cm, Width: 147.3 cm, Depth: 71 cm [Figure] Height: 132 cm, Width: 104 cm, Depth: 61 cm [Figure] A broad band, corresponding to the fillet on this image, seems to have become a popular... 20286 2014-08-29T20:43:03.000Z 2014-08-29T20:43:03.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 marble, pigment, gold, thitsi lacquer, teak, mirror glass, jewels [Base] Carved teak [Figure] Carved in white crystalline marble from the quarries of Sagaing, heightened with touches of gold, red and black, and decorated with <font -i>thayo-work</font> of coloured looking-glass and paste gems, embedded in a gilt composition of <font -i>thitsi-gum</font>. IM.239:2-1923 im2391923 O83903 Seated Buddha [Base] Triangular base [Figure] The Buddha is somewhat above life-size, and is seated with the... Burma The donor, who had lent this figure and stand to the Indian Museum, from December 1920, before it... 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, Lacquering, hand-colouring 1875 1825 view
view SSEA Bequest from Mrs. Grace Scott Anderson (widow of Dr. John Anderson) 1100-12-31 1000-01-01 11th century Relief panel with the figure of Trimurti. Carved grey sandstone with traces of yellow and red... Height: 33.3 cm, Width: 24.2 cm at base Brahma comprises one of three deities of the Hindu pantheon, Brahma, Vishnu and Siva. Brahma is... This sculpture is one of the series collected by Dr. J. Anderson who travelled through upper... 20306 2014-08-29T20:43:07.000Z 2014-08-29T20:43:07.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 pigment, Sandstone Made of sandstone; the figure was formerly painted with yellow pigment and the background with red. Carved in high relief. IM.40-1917 im401917 O83931 Trimurti relief panel The deity is depicted in high-relief seated with crossed and interlocked legs, and the two hands... Burma Possibly from the Mon capital of Thaton. For almost identical pieces see G. H. Luce, "Old Burma:... 3 trimurti-relief-panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, colouring 1100 1000 view
view SSEA 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Burmese sculpture depicting Buddhist bodhisattva. Konbaung Dynasty (1852-1885). Bronze with... Height: 36.6 cm, Width: 13.4 cm at base, Depth: 9 cm at base 21072 2014-08-29T20:46:21.000Z 2014-08-29T20:46:21.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 pigment, bronze, thitsi lacquer Figure of bronze, cast by the "cire perdue" process, with traces of red lacquer and gilding. IM.320-1920 im3201920 O83956 Seated Buddha The Bodhisattva is seated in the <font -i>padmasana mudra</font> (legs locked in the lotus... Burma Previously considered Siamese. 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, Lacquering, lost-wax process 1900 1800 view
view SSEA Gift from H.M. Queen Mary, Buckingham Palace 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Burmese kneeling image of Shin Arahan, follower of the Buddha. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). In... Height: 22.8 cm, Width: 8.4 cm, Depth: 5.1 cm The monk Shin Arahan was a follower of the Buddha and this figure may have formed one of a group... 21087 2014-08-29T20:46:24.000Z 2014-08-29T20:46:24.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer, padouk wood Carved padouk wood overlaid with gilded black thitsi lacquer. IM.22-1924 im221924 O83966 Kneeling Shin Arahan (disciple) The figure kneels in the attitude of veneration upon a rectangular lotus base. At the apex of the... Burma 3 kneeling-shin-arahan 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, Lacquering 1900 1800 view
view SSEA Given by the Royal Asiatic Society 1825-12-31 1800-01-01 1st quarter 19th century (made) Burmese Buddha in monastic robes, seated in <font ->bhumisparsa padmasana mudra</font> on a... Height: 11.5 cm, Width: 6 cm, Depth: 4 cm 22744 2014-08-29T20:54:40.000Z 2014-08-29T20:54:40.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 wood, pigment, thitsi lacquer Carved with some incising work. Wood covered in deep reddish brown thitsi lacquer. IM.338-1924 im3381924 O84091 Seated Buddha Representation of the Buddha as a monk seated with legs interlocked in the <font... Burma Presented to the Royal Asiatic Society on Nov. 3 1827 by Lt. Col. Hopkinson 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, incising, Lacquering 1825 1800 view
view Unknown EAS 2000-12-31 1900-01-01 20th century (made) Sculpture, head of a bodhisattva, Limestone, dark grey, or granite. Artificial ageing and traces... Height: 24.5 cm 24011 2014-08-29T20:59:50.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:50.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 pigment, Limestone, granite Limestone, dark grey, or granite. Artificial ageing and traces of pigment FE.77-1977 fe771977 O23395 Sculpture, head of a bodhisattva China 3 sculpture-head-of-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 2000 1900 view
view 2011en9690 jpg s Unknown Royal Academy- The Art of India and Pakistan, Edited by Sir Leigh Ashton 1947/8. Ajit Ghose,... SSEA 1804-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 18th century (made) Ivory comb, Kandyan period, 19th Century, Sri Lanka. Length: 9.5 cm, Height: 11.2 cm Purchased (Nevill Collection) 36116 2014-08-29T21:51:15.000Z 2014-08-29T21:51:15.000Z 7.87395 In Storage 80.789711 ivory, pigment Carved ivory, with traces of red and black pigment. IS.428-1897 is4281897 O41056 Comb Ivory comb with carved figures Sri Lanka 2011EN9690 3 comb-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1804 1695 view
view SSEA 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 probably 19th century (made) 2 Burmese red lacquer khwet (cups) decorated with court scenes in blue and black yun (incised)... [Bowl] Height: 8 cm, Diameter: 10.1 cm [Bowl] Height: 8 cm, Diameter: 10.1 cm 40633 2014-08-29T22:05:03.000Z 2014-08-29T22:05:03.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 pigment, bamboo, thitsi lacquer, horsehair Made from horsehair and bamboo basketry prior to coating in thitsi lacquer. Finished with the yun (incising) technique. IPN.2649A ipn26490 O47927 2 khwet (cups) 2 red khwet (cups) decorated with court scenes, in blue & black around the sides and on the base. Burma Attribution note: Possibly Pagan yun ware. 3 bowl-2-khwet-cups 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z incising, Lacquering, colouring, basket Bowl 1900 1800 view
view Sylvia Fraser-Lu; <u>Burmese Lacquerware</u>; Tamarind Press Bangkok 1985 p. 138 John Lowry;... SSEA 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 to 1870 (made) Burmese wooden thit-ta (storage box) of black lacquer and swhei-zawa (gold leaf). Konbaung... Length: 41 cm, Width: 25.4 cm, Height: 14.5 cm Historical significance: The guinea pig is the birth sign for Friday. The following is a comment... 41251 2014-08-29T22:07:12.000Z 2014-08-29T22:07:12.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 wood, pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer Wood (possibly teak) with shwei-zawa (gold leaf) on black thitsi lacquer. 01166(IS) 01166is O48660 Storage box (thit-ta) Rectangular storage box with hinged lid. Lid illustrates scenes from the Ramayana against a... Burma Attribution note: "Technique and style suggest that the box could be the work of Hsaya Pa, the... 3 storage-box-thit 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, incising, colouring, woodworking 1870 1855 view
view SSEA 1854-12-31 before 1855 (made) Burmese teak thit-ta of thayo work finished in black lacquer. Konbaung Dynasty... Length: 40.6 cm, Width: 24.5 cm, Height: 12.5 cm See 01179 (IS) 41252 2014-08-29T22:07:12.000Z 2014-08-29T22:07:12.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 pigment, thitsi lacquer, teak, moulding Teak coated with thitsi lacquer onto which fine thayo work (relief moulded lacquer) has been applied and further finished with a coating of lacquer. 01180(IS) 01180is O48663 Storage box (thit-ta) Rectangular metal hinged black thit-ta (storage box). Without a key hole. A pair of runners... Burma 3 storage-box-thit 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Lacquering, colouring, woodworking, forming 1854 view