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view T&F 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) 294 2014-08-29T19:19:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:27.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk velvet [] 800B/4-1892 8001892 O137936 Velvet Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3, by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Iran 3 velvet 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view 2011em6887 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Dudley B Myers 1475-12-31 1450-01-01 1450-75 (made) woven silk velvet, red and gold, Italian, 1450-75 Width: 21 cm, Length: 31.2 cm 304 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 silk velvet silk velvet brocaded with metal thread 1028-1900 10281900 O137916 Furnishing fabric panel of red and gold velvet Italy 2011EM6887 This fragment of velvet is of exceptional quality, with a deep pile of crimson silk and closely... 3 furnishing-fabric-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1475 1450 view
view 2006ar0174 jpg s Unknown Avril Hart and Susan North, Historical Fashion in Detail: the 17th and 18th centuries, London:... T&F 1789-12-31 1780-01-01 1780s (made) 1748 2014-08-29T19:26:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:29.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 silk velvet, silver thread, spangles, paste (glass) [Dress coat] Silk velvet, silver spangles & thread, glass paste; hand-sewn and hand-embroidered 1611&A-1900 16111900 O137725 Ensemble [Dress coat] A court coat of velvet (once turquoise, now faded to green) embroidered with silver... France 2006AR0174 Sprays of flowers embroidered with paste, silver spangles and purl decorate the pocket and hem of... 3 ensemble-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing 1789 1780 view
view 2006ag5081 jpg s Roberts, Thomas (Jr) FWK Accepted by HM Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum 1730-12-31 1720-01-01 ca. 1725-1730 (made) Sofa, walnut veneer with gilding, with green velvet cover trimmed with silk braid, attributed to... The burr-walnut and gilt suite at Houghton was made to furnish the Wrought Bedchamber (originally... 14025 2014-08-29T20:12:26.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:26.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 linen, beech, gilt, silk velvet, walnut, horsehair, silk braid Main frame of beech, veneered in burr walnut and decorated with carved and gilt gesso; internal seat frame of beech; covers of green silk velvet, edged with silk braid; structural upholstery of linen webbing, linen (ticking) base cloth, horsehair stuffing and linen stuffing-covers, formed with a lip at the front edge W.20-2002 w202002 O80346 Sofa London 2006AG5081 This sofa is part of a large suite that was made for Houghton Hall in Norfolk. Houghton was built... 3 sofa-roberts-thomas-jr 2013-09-24T00:00:00.000Z carved, veneered 1730 1720 view
view 2006ag5149 jpg s Roberts, Thomas (Jr) FWK Accepted by HM Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum 1730-12-31 1720-01-01 ca. 1725-1730 (made) Sofa, walnut veneer with gilding, with green velvet cover trimmed with silk braid, attributed to... The burr-walnut and gilt suite at Houghton was made to furnish the Wrought Bedchamber (originally... 14026 2014-08-29T20:12:27.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:27.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 linen, beech, gilt, silk velvet, walnut, horsehair, silk braid Main frame of beech, veneered in burr walnut and decorated with carved and gilt gesso; internal seat frame of beech; covers of green silk velvet, edged with silk braid; structural upholstery of linen webbing, linen (ticking) base cloth, horsehair stuffing and linen stuffing-covers, formed with a lip at the front edge W.21-2002 w212002 O80347 Sofa London 2006AG5149 The suite is attributed to Thomas Robert junior on the basis of his bill to Sir Robert Walpole of... This sofa is part of a large suite that was made for Houghton Hall in Norfolk. Houghton was built... 3 sofa-roberts-thomas-jr 2013-09-24T00:00:00.000Z carved, veneered 1730 1720 view
view 2006ag5148 jpg s Roberts, Thomas (Jr) FWK Accepted by HM Government in lieu of tax, and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum 1736-12-31 1727-01-01 ca. 1732 (made) Sofa, carved and gilded walnut, green velvet cover trimmed with braid and cord, Britain, ca. 1732 Height: 98.5 cm maximum, Width: 163 cm at back feet, Width: 156.2 cm at bottom of back frame, Width: 181.3 cm across arms, Width: 178.2 cm at front feet, Width: 169 cm at front of upholstered seat, Depth: 86 cm at outer feet, Depth: 67.3 cm at upholstered seat measured along the canted side, Width: 181.5 cm maximum, across arms, Width: 175 cm at widest point of knees, Depth: 90 cm maximum, at central legs 14065 2014-08-29T20:12:33.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:33.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 silk velvet, walnut Frame of carved and gilded walnut; cover of silk velvet trimmed with braid and cord W.55-2002 w552002 O80394 Sofa Sofa, the top rectangular with rounded top corners, arms curving out to end in scrolls, cabriole... Great Britain 2006AG5148 Thomas Roberts junior delivered a bill for furniture to Sir Robert Walpole, c. 1729, which... This sofa is one of a pair, belonging to the large suite commissioned by Sir Robert Walpole,... 3 sofa-roberts-thomas-jr 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1736 1727 view
view 2006ag5088 jpg s Kent, William ed. Susan Weber, <i>William Kent. Designing Georgian Britain</i>. New Haven and London, published... FWK Accepted in lieu of tax by HM Government and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum 1736-12-31 1727-01-01 ca. 1732 (made) State bed designed by William Kent for Sir Robert Walpole, with hangings of green silk velvet and... Height: 468.5 cm overall, Length: 258 cm of tester, Length: 233.5 cm of base, Width: 262 cm of cornice, Width: 213 cm of base Supplied to Sir Robert Walpole in 1731-2. Maker unknown but the bill for the passementerie... 14069 2014-08-29T20:12:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:34.000Z 54.313919 On loan -2.23218 Oak, pine, silk velvet, silk braid, passementerie Frame of oak and pine, upholstered in green silk velvet, with passementerie and applied embroidery in silver-gilt thread W.58-2002 w582002 O80402 State bed Four-poster bed of architectural form, upholstered in green silk velvet trimmed with braid,... Great Britain 2006AG5088 This bed is powerfully dramatic in its form. It was designed by William Kent, who was responsible... 3 state-bed-kent-william 2013-11-13T00:00:00.000Z Joinery, carved, embroidered 1736 1727 view
view Unknown T&F 1550-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century-early 16th century (made) Mitre of silk velvet, Italy, 15th century-early 16th century Height: 55.5 cm including lappets, Width: 27.9 cm, Length: 22.5 in, Width: 11 in 17896 2014-08-29T20:30:00.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:00.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 silk velvet Silk velvet, gold thread, lined with silk 4015-1856 40151856 O13611 Mitre Mitre of crimson and gold silk velvet. With a gothic diaper pattern. Cut pile-on-pile crimson... Italy Mitre with velvet of different dates. The mitre is a head-piece worn by bishops and archbishops for Christian church ceremonies. This... 3 mitre-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven 1550 1400 view
view 2011en9650 jpg s Unknown T&F 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 second half 15th century (made) Silk velvet with a pattern of 'pomegranates' Height: 73 cm, Width: 62.9 cm 17897 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 silk velvet Silk velvet 555-1884 5551884 O13612 Velvet Voided silk velvet with a pattern of 'pomegranates' Italy 2011EN9650 This sumptuous panel of velvet was originally part of a chasuble, which explains its shape. A... 3 velvet-unknown 2014-08-06T00:00:00.000Z Woven 1500 1450 view
view 2006am0506 jpg s Unknown T&F 1500-12-31 1470-01-01 1470-1500 (made) Henry and Thomas Smyth and their wives Height: 70 cm, Width: 68.5 cm British Galleries, room 58b Velvet probably from Italy; embroidered and made up in England 17899 British Galleries: The altar area of a church was reserved for the clergy. By paying for a richly... 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58b, case 1 -1.97685 Inscribed in Latin meaning 'Pray for the souls of Henry Smyth and his wife Johanna' and ' Pray... linen, silver-gilt, silk velvet, silver thread Silk velvet, with linen applied and embroidered in silver-gilt and silk threads T.194-1911 t1941911 O13615 Panel 1 This embroidered panel is possibly from a cope, shows figures of two men and women on their knees... England 2006AM0506 Rich frontals were used to add colour and grandeur to the front of the altar. Occasionally, as in... 3 VA panel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven, embroidered 1500 1470 view
view 2006bf0535 jpg s Unknown Hart, Avril and Susan North, Historical Fashion in Detail: The 17th and 18th Centuries, London:... T&F 1759-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1759 (made) Weight: 3 kg 17981 2014-08-29T20:30:38.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:38.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 wool, linen, silk velvet Wool, silk and linen, hand woven and hand sewn 467-1907 4671907 O127168 Coat A man's fawn-coloured wool coat with mariner's cuff and dark brown velvet collar Great Britain 2006BF0535 Unique Thick wool fabric lends a sculptural quality to the ‘mariner’s cuff’ on this strictly utilitarian... 3 coat-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing, hand weaving 1759 1750 view
view Voisin T&F 1929-12-31 1920-01-01 ca. 1925 (made) Evening dancing dress and belt made from silk velvet, designed by Voisin, France, ca. 1925 Fashion, room 40 By 1925, evening dresses were designed to reflect the frenzy of the newly discovered charleston... This evening dress was worn by Miss Emilie Grigsby (1876-1964) who was a wealthy independent... 17991 2014-08-29T20:30:41.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:41.000Z 46.712448 Fashion, room 40, box T&FBOX24 1.71832 silk, silk thread, silk velvet Hand-sewn silk velvet, with hand-embroidered beads, partly lined with silk and faced with satin T.139&A-1967 t1391967 O14009 Evening dress 1 Short evening dancing dress made from orange silk velvet . Straight cut and low waisted, low cut,... France Limited edition This short dancing dress is made from orange silk velvet. It has a sleeveless bodice that is... 2 VA evening-dress-voisin 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery, hand sewing, hand beading 1929 1920 view
view 2011en9652 jpg s Unknown T&F 1445-12-31 1434-01-01 1434-1445 (made) Height: 120 cm, Width: 86 cm maximum, Weight: 1.4 kg 18444 2014-08-29T20:33:00.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:00.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 linen, silk velvet, silver thread, embroidery silks, silver-gilt thread Woven silk velvet, with embroidery in silk, silver-gilt and silver thread 402-1907 4021907 O15361 Chasuble with orphreys Chasuble of crimson pile velvet, embroidered with silver-gilt and silver thread, and coloured... England 2011EN9652 The shield of arms on the cross oprhrey denotes that the chasuble belonged to Henry de Beauchamp,... The chasuble is the main vestment worn by a priest when celebrating Mass. This example is of... 3 chasuble-with-orphreys-unknown 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidery, couching 1445 1434 view
view 2006at4357 jpg s Unknown T&F 1429-12-31 1420-01-01 ca. 1425 (made) Panel for an altar frontal of embroidered linen applied to silk velvet, England, ca. 1425 Height: 63.5 cm group, Width: 46 cm group, Height: 25 in group, Width: 18 in group, Height: 28 in background, Width: 21 in background, Height: 71 cm background, Width: 53 cm background 18445 2014-08-29T20:33:00.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:00.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk thread, silk velvet, silver thread, silver-gilt thread Woven silk velvet, applied, and embroidered linen with silk, silver and silver-gilt thread T.91-1968 t911968 O15362 Panel Panel for an altar frontal or dossal in woven silk velvet applied with the figures of Christ... England 2006AT4357 This piece shows three figures from a cruxifixion scene: Christ crucified, the Virgin Mary and St... 3 panel-unknown 2014-08-20T00:00:00.000Z Woven, embroidered 1429 1420 view
view 2009ce2432 jpg s Unknown <i>Opus Anglicanum: English medieval embroidery: The Victoria and Albert Museum, 26 September to... T&F Bequeathed by Mr C. B. O. Clarke 1340-12-31 1320-01-01 1320-1340 (made) Red velvet, embroidered with Saints Catherine of Alexandria and Margaret of Antioch; ca. 1320-40;... Height: 27.7 cm, Width: 28.2 cm, Depth: 0.1 cm, Weight: 0.04 kg Precious: Objects and Changing Values (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 02/04/2001-24/06/2001) Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 This panel together with another piece, T.1-1940, once formed a burse. The two saints are in the... Bequested by the late CBO Clarke in 1940, via Messrs. Blyth, Dutton, Hartley Blyth, London.... 18446 2014-08-29T20:33:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:01.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case 1 -1.97685 silk thread, silk velvet, silver thread, silver-gilt thread Velvet, embroidered with silver and silver-gilt thread and silk T.2-1940 t21940 O15365 Panel from a burse 1 On a red silk velvet ground are embroidered two female saints who face each other. They stand... England 2009CE2432 Red velvet was a particularly favoured ground material for English medieval embroidery (known in... 3 VA panel-from-a-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1340 1320 view
view Jeanne Lanvin T&F Given by Mrs I. L. Martin 1935-12-31 1935-01-01 1935 (made) Waist-length evening cape made of silk velvet, designed by Jeanne Lanvin, Paris, 1935 35117 2014-08-29T21:47:23.000Z 2014-08-29T21:47:23.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 silk velvet Silk velvet, chiffon, lined with satin T.340A-1965 t340a1965 O85705 Cape Waist-length evening cape made of purple silk velvet rushed to achieve the effect of Astrakhan... Paris Winter 1935 Haute couture This evening cape designed by Jeanne Lanvin (1864–1946) is a good example of her consummate... 2 cape-jeanne-lanvin 2013-08-27T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing 1935 1935 view
view 2006ba0541 jpg s Unknown T&F Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Friends of the V&A, and a number of private donors 1775-12-31 1774-01-01 1774-1775 (made) 1880-1890 (altered) Width: 74.3 cm fabric [Petticoat] Length: 101 cm overall at back [Gown] Length: 162.0 cm overall at back Historical significance: This is a very rare example of a velvet used in 18th century women's... 41409 2014-08-29T22:07:55.000Z 2014-08-29T22:07:55.000Z 56.652851 In Storage -3.99719 silk, linen, silk velvet, silk taffeta [Petticoat] Silk, lined at the hem with silk taffeta [Gown] Chiné silk velvet, lined with linen and silk taffeta, hand-sewn with silk and linen thread T.93:1, 2-2003 t932003 O85966 Robe and petticoat A sack back gown and petticoat of chiné velvet. The fabric is woven in alternating bands of... Scotland 2006BA0541 This type of gown is known as a sack back, with a single piece of fabric pleated and stitched at... 3 robe-and-petticoat-unknown 2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing 1775 1774 view
view De Nobili, Lila T&P Given by Bridget Crowley 1968-12-31 1968-01-01 1968 (Made) Costume designed by Lila de Nobili for the Prince in Act II of Petipa's ballet The Sleeping... [Theatre costume] Circumference: 96 cm chest, Circumference: 75 cm waist The costume was designed by Lila de Nobili for the Prince in Act II of Marius Petipa's ballet... 49989 2014-08-29T22:36:37.000Z 2014-08-29T22:36:37.000Z In Storage [Theatre costume] "BONN & MACKENZIE / LTD. / TEMPLE BAR 1393 / DOWELL / PRINCE / SLEEPING... suede, lace, silk velvet, sequins, Leopard skin, spandex, composition (material), Artificial leather [Theatre costume] Silk velvet, leopard skin, spandex [Theatre costume] Suede, lace, sequins, artifical leather, composition, lacing, hooks and eyes. S.10:2-2001 s102001 O55889 Theatre costume Two-piece high v-necked hip-length tunic in chocolate brown suede with dagged lower edge with... 2 theatre-costume-de-nobili-lila 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine stitching, hand stitching 1968 1968 view
view 2006bf2558 jpg s Pugin, Edward Welby FWK 1864-12-31 1864-01-01 1864 (made) Height: 85 cm, Width: 50.5 cm, Depth: 50 cm This chair is identical to those designed by Edward Welby Pugin for the Grange in Ramsgate in... 55192 CHAIR ENGLISH; 1864 Designed by Edward Welby Pugin (1834-1875) Maker unknown Oak This chair is... 2014-08-29T22:54:29.000Z 2014-08-29T22:54:29.000Z In Storage Oak, silk velvet, brass Oak, chamfered, with seat cover of velvet, and brass nails W.1-1991 w11991 O61207 Chair 2006BF2558 This chair is identical to a set of chairs designed by Edward Welby Pugin for the Grange, his... 3 chair-pugin-edward-welby 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1864 view
view 2008bv4589 jpg s Unknown Johnstone, Pauline. <i>High Fashion in the Church</i>. Leeds: Maney, 2002, Plate VIII E. Caption... T&F 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 late 15th century (made) red velvet with pomegranate pattern, embroidered orphreys with crucifixion, 1375-1500, Italian or... Height: 120 cm, Width: 86.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 50d <i>Vestment</i>. This chasuble is the vestment (priestly garment) worn by a Catholic priest when... Acquired from Dr Bock in 1864. Historical significance: This chasuble is significant as a... 60660 2014-08-29T23:15:34.000Z 2014-08-29T23:15:34.000Z 42.502998 Medieval and Renaissance, room 50d, case 1 12.57341 INRI Glass, linen, silk thread, silk velvet, silver thread, silver-gilt thread Woven silk velvet ground, with orphrey of linen embroidered with silver, silver-gilt and silks (metal threads couched; silks in split stitch; glass) 1375-1864 13751864 O92392 Chasuble 1 This chasuble is made of two different velvets (front and back), both probably dating from the... Italy 2008BV4589 Originally described on acquisition as Italian velvet, Cologne work orphreys. In Dr Bock's Revise... Unique This chasuble, the back of which is shown here, is the principal church vestment worn by a priest... 3 VA chasuble-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven, embroidered 1500 1450 view