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view Unknown SCP 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 1500-1600 (made) Pilaster, relief, stone, Italian, 16th century Given by F. Cavendish-Bentinck. 9588 PILASTER 1500-1600 The modern pedestal on which the bust stands includes a pilaster (a flat,... 2014-08-29T19:51:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:42.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 stone Stone A.72-1949 a721949 O40046 Pilaster Stone panel with carved relief decoration of a putti playing a guitar, sprays of flowers, ears of... Italy The modern pedestal on which the bust stands includes a pilaster (a flat, decorative... 3 pilaster-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Sculpted Buddha figure, in monk's robes, seated in bhumisparsa-padmasana mudra, on a high lotus... Height: 14.6 cm, Width: 9 cm 15106 2014-08-29T20:16:58.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:58.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Silver, stone Stone covered with silver. Engraved decoration 437(IS) 437is O81234 Seated buddha Seated Buddha figure in bhumisparsa (earth touching) padmasana (lotus position) mudra (position),... Burma 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z sculpted, silvered 1879 view
view SSEA 1868-12-31 before 1869 (made) Burmese Buddha image in monastic robes seated in bhumisparsa-padmasana mudra on a decorated... Height: 22.5 cm, Width: 15 cm 15255 2014-08-29T20:17:37.000Z 2014-08-29T20:17:37.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Silver, stone Sculpted stone covered with silver. 479:1/(IS) 4790 O81414 Seated buddha Buddha in Bhumisparsa attitude, elaborately decorated, wearing monk's robes, seated on a tiered... Burma Previously considered Indian from Gwalior. Re-attributed by John Lowry, Curator, Victoria and... 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, silvering 1868 view
view Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1891.... SCP Zouche Collection 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Plaque, mosaic, waterfall, Italy, 18th century. Bought from the Zouche Collection for £5,000. 16612 2014-08-29T20:24:19.000Z 2014-08-29T20:24:19.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 stone Mosaic 764-1891 7641891 O172024 Mosaic Plaque. Mosaic of coloured stone representing a waterfall. It is framed in copper, and enclosed... Italy This micro-mossic plaque represents a waterfall. It is framed in copper and enclosed within a... 3 mosaic-plaque-mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z mosaic Mosaic plaque 1800 1700 view
view 2009ct3838 jpg s Unknown J. Pope-Hennessy, Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the V&A, London, 1964, cat. no. 50 W.... SCP Given by J. H. Fitzhenry, Esq. 1375-12-31 1365-01-01 ca. 1370-1375 (carved) Effigy, of a knight recumbent, Istrian stone, Italy (Venice), ca. 1370-1375 Length: 242.3 cm, Width: 73.7 cm, Height: 35 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a Tomb effigies of this sort were placed on top of a sarcophagus, which would have been mounted to... This piece comes from an English private collection, and was donated to the Museum. At that time,... 18260 2014-08-29T20:31:56.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:56.000Z 45.438251 Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a, case FS 12.31849 stone Istrian Stone A.24-1910 a241910 O14763 Effigy 1 The recumbent effigy lies on a draped bier. On the head is a bascinet with close-fitting... Venice 2009CT3838 Several examples of similar tomb figures survive in Venice and Padua. Some bear only general... This tomb effigy represents a fully armoured knight. Several similar tombs still survive in... 3 VA recumbent-effigy-of-a-knight-effigy-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Recumbent effigy of a knight 1375 1365 view
view 2009cr3328 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Works of Art acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum during the Year 1902 arranged... SCP Given by J. H. Fitzhenry, Esq. 1400-12-31 1345-01-01 ca. 1350-1400 (carved) Panel of Istrian stone carved in low relief depicting a knight on horseback, Italy (perhaps Padua... Height: 134 cm, Width: 237 cm, Depth: 15.5 cm, Weight: 1085 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 How can we date this object? Armour is not always an accurate way of dating sculpture, since... This relief is probably part of a 14th century North Italian funerary monument, as a very similar... 19375 2014-08-29T20:38:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:38:10.000Z 45.409279 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case WN 11.87284 stone Carved Istrian stone 729-1902 7291902 O17214 Relief 1 Panel of Istrian stone carved in low relief with a knight on horseback, shown galloping to the... Padua 2009CR3328 This sculpture shows an idealised warrior knight, charging at full gallop. Wearing a mixture of... 3 VA knight-on-horseback-relief-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z carving Knight on horseback 1400 1345 view
view 2006bf2301 jpg s Unknown Bernet Kempers, A.J., <u>Ancient Indonesian Art</u>, C.P.J.Van Der Peet, Amsterdam, 1959 SSEA 1004-12-31 0895-01-01 ca. 10th century (made) stone, Central Java, Indonesia Height: 94 cm, Width: 43.2 cm, Depth: 26.7 cm South-East Asia, room 47a Agastya was a great yogi who, by his devotion to Shiva, attained <i>swarupya</i> or the same form... Bought from William Clayton Ltd. 24843 2014-08-29T21:02:30.000Z 2014-08-29T21:02:30.000Z South-East Asia, room 47a, case EXP stone stone IS.1-1968 is11968 O24763 Sculpture 1 A relief carving of a full frontal standing figure of Agastya set against a plain back slab with... 2006BF2301 Central Java, Indonesia 3 VA agastya-sculpture-unknown 2014-02-04T00:00:00.000Z carving Agastya 1004 895 view
view Flötner, Peter Inventory of Art Objects acquired in the Year 1867. <u>Inventory of the Objects in the Art... SCP 1546-12-31 1535-01-01 ca. 1540 -1546 (made) Medallion of Prudence by Peter Flötner, Nuremberg, ca. 1540-1546. 34846 2014-08-29T21:46:05.000Z 2014-08-29T21:46:05.000Z 48.917431 In Storage 11.40798 stone Carved lithographic stone 183-1867 1831867 O39901 Medallion Medallion: Circular, carved in lithographic stone. A draped female figure (Prudence) is seated on... Nuremberg This medallion depicting Prudence belongs to a series of the eight Cardinal Virtues, five of... 3 medallion-flotner-peter 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1546 1535 view
view Unknown Bilbey, Diane and Trusted, Marjorie. <u>British Sculpture 1470-2000. A Concise Catalogue of the... SCP 1950-12-31 1900-01-01 early twentieth century (made) Relief, stone, 'The Black Watch', by an anonymous artist, British, ca. 1910-20 Length: 25.5 cm, Width: 25.5 cm There is no information available on the provenance of that piece, which until 2000 was... 35561 2014-08-29T21:49:07.000Z 2014-08-29T21:49:07.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'NEMO . ME . IMPUNE . LACESSIT' 'No one wounds me with impunity' 'THE BLACK WATCH' stone Stone relief A.19-2000 a192000 O40372 Relief The emblem is derived from the regimental badge of the Black Watch, which includes the figure of... Britain This stone relief is made by an unknown artist in Britain in ca. 1910-1920. The emblem on the... 2 the-black-watch-relief-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z The Black Watch 1950 1900 view
view Unknown SCP 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Mosaic, made from glass and stone, Italian, 18th century From a redundant loan (ex Pringle Loan No. 5), written on. 42936 2014-08-29T22:14:50.000Z 2014-08-29T22:14:50.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 Glass, stone Glass mosaic A.41-2000 a412000 O49849 Mosaic Italy 3 mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view Unknown SCP 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Mosaic, made from glass and stone, Italian (Florence), 18th century From a redundant loan (ex Pringle Loan No. 6), written on 42937 2014-08-29T22:14:50.000Z 2014-08-29T22:14:50.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 Glass, stone Glass and stone mosaic A.42-2000 a422000 O49850 Mosaic Italy 3 mosaic-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view 2011fd2395 jpg s Reinoso, Diego Longhurst, Margaret H. <u>Catalogue of Carvings in Ivory.</u> London: Published under the... SCP Alfred Williams Hearn Gift 1696-12-31 1696-01-01 1696 (made) Panel, stone painted and gilt, set with crystal and ivory, St Dominic with dog, by Diego Reinoso,... Height: 6.5 cm, Width: 4 cm Sculpture, room 111 This small devotional object can be seen as medallic art, in that it displays one image on the... 48438 2014-08-29T22:32:25.000Z 2014-08-29T22:32:25.000Z 23.62574 Sculpture, room 111, case DR6 -101.956253 'DIEGO REINOSO /INVEN /TOR EN / MEXICO / 1696' crystal, stone, walrus ivory Stone, painted and gilt, set with crystals, with silver backing, and walrus ivory A.45-1923 a451923 O88816 Panel 1 Panel of bone painted and gilt, set with crystal \and walrus ivory; rectangular in shape with the... Mexico 2011FD2395 Ivory was popular as a material for religious subjects, especially during the 17th and 18th... 3 VA st-dominic-with-a-dog-panel-reinoso-diego 2014-02-13T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting (image-making), gilding St Dominic with a dog 1696 1696 view
view 2006at4422 jpg s Unknown John Guy, in P.Pal (ed.) The Peaceful Liberators, Jain Art from India 1994. p.166 Guy, John... SSEA 1200-12-31 1100-01-01 12th century (made) Figure of Parsvanatha, stone, India, 12th century. Height: 155 cm, Width: 66 cm, Depth: 25 cm, Weight: 350 kg India: The Art of the Temple, Shanghai Museum (04/08/2010-14/11/2010) : L’escultura en els temples indis: l’art de la devocio (CaixaForum, Barcelona 27/07/2007-18/11/2007) This Parsvanatha image was transferred from the India Museum of the former East India Company to... 53298 2014-08-29T22:48:27.000Z 2014-08-29T22:48:27.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 stone Stone 937(IS) 937is O59195 Figure The image of Parsvanatha is seen standing in the kayotsarga posture. Long periods of immobility,... India 2006AT4422 This stone figure represents Parsvanatha, the most readily identifiable of the Jain ‘Jinas’... 3 figure-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1200 1100 view
view Unknown SSEA 2011-12-31 1100-01-01 11th-12th century (made) Panel with figure of Jina Rishabhadeva 59113 2014-08-29T23:09:09.000Z 2014-08-29T23:09:09.000Z 20.190479 In Storage 84.439972 stone [] 501(IS) 501is O64874 Sculpture The panel depicts the nude figure of the first Jina, Rishabhadeva (also known as Rishabhanatha)... Odisha 2 sculpture-unknown 2014-06-12T00:00:00.000Z carving 2011 1100 view
view 2006au6775 jpg s Unknown Guy, John: <u>Indian Temple Sculpture,</u> London, V & A Publication, 2007, p.155, pl.174. ISBN... SSEA 1200-12-31 1100-01-01 12th century (made) Varaha ascending from the Cosmic Ocean, shale, Fathabad, India, 12th century Height: 38 cm, Width: 27 cm, Depth: 11 cm India: The Art of the Temple, Shanghai Museum (01/01/0001-14/11/2010) : L’escultura en els temples indis: l’art de la devocio (CaixaForum, Barcelona 27/07/2007-18/11/2007) Purchased from Mr H C Fanshawe in 1921, 18 objects for £50 61802 2014-08-29T23:19:16.000Z 2014-08-29T23:19:16.000Z 41.39476 In Storage 64.564453 stone Carved carboniferous shale IM.307-1921 im3071921 O66634 Sculpture Vahara, the boar incarnation of Vishnu, lifting the earth goddess, Bhumi, from the primeval... Fathabad 2006AU6775 Fathabad, Hissar District, Haryana, Punjab, North India (Chauhan Style) Vahara, the boar incarnation of Visnu, lifting the earth goddess, Bhumi, from the floor of the... 3 vahara-ascending-from-the-cosmic-sculpture-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z carving Vahara ascending from the Cosmic Ocean 1200 1100 view
view 2011fd8661 jpg s Unknown Gudjonsson, Elsa E., 'An Icelandic Bridal Costume from about 1800', in <u>Costume: The Journal of... T&F 1800-12-31 1780-01-01 1780-1800 (made) 1820-1860 (made) 1600-1800 (made) 1537 (made) ca. 1520 (made) middle of 19th century (made) Bridal costume of wool, velvet, gold braid decoration and lots of metalwork. [Head-dress] Height: 14.6 cm, Diameter: 18.8 cm the base [Bodice (underdress)] Length: 29.5 cm bodice back, Width: 44 cm single chest, Length: 112.6 cm full length [Skirt] Length: 95.8 cm, Width: 141 cm single hem width [Apron] Length: 97.3 cm, Width: 23.5 cm waistband, Width: 69.3 cm hem [girdle (belt)] Length: 154 cm, Width: 2.5 cm plaques, Width: 4.6 cm maximum, buckle [Jacket] Length: 39 cm, Width: 41.2 cm single chest [Neck chain] Length: 98.4 cm, Width: 1.6 cm [Medallion] Height: 7.6 cm max, Width: 8.4 cm max [Shoulder chain] Length: 54.4 cm, Width: 16.2 cm [Pelisse] Length: 124.4 cm, Width: 49 cm single chest [Shoulder cape] Length: 31.5 cm, Width: 48 cm max [Kerchief] Length: 85 cm, Width: 85 cm The 'Hooker' costume is in the general style of Icelandic festive costumes from the 16th to the... The bridal costume may have belonged to Ragnheiður Ólafsdóttir, who married her cousin sheriff... 63251 2014-08-29T23:26:46.000Z 2014-08-29T23:26:46.000Z 64.963943 In Storage -19.02116 cotton, silk, wool, canvas, linen, silver-gilt, gilt, silk velvet, velvet, metal thread, stone, gilt metal, worsted, silk braid, gilt braid, ribbon, silk, wool tape, paste (glass) [Head-dress] Plain woven cotton or linen, silk and metal pins, stiffened. [Bodice (underdress)] Velvet, wool, silk ribbon and plain woven linen, gilt braid and gilt silver 258 to M-1869 2581869 O115886 Wedding dress The costume consists of the following elements, as described by Elsa E. Guðjónsson in... Iceland 2011FD8661 Head-dress and head scarf of later date. This bridal outfit is the oldest known more or less complete Icelandic woman's costume in... 3 wedding-dress-unknown 2013-10-23T00:00:00.000Z glazing, plain weave, stitching, embroidery, casting, filigree, printing, cast, Inscribing, embroidering, twill, lace 1800 1780 view
view Sommer, Johann Wilhelm Trusted, Marjorie. <u>German Renaissance Medals</u>. Victoria & Albert Museum, 1990. 128p., ill.... SCP 1526-12-31 1526-01-01 1526 (dated) probably 19th century (made) Medal, Solnhofen stone, Philip, Count Palatine, probably by Johann Wilhelm Sommer, Germany, dated... Diameter: 87 mm This medal is likely to be the work of the nineteenth-century medallist Sommer, who worked in... 64719 2014-08-29T23:33:47.000Z 2014-08-29T23:33:47.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 'PHILIPPVS.CO.PA.RHE.DVX BAIO 15Z6' Philip, Count of the Rhineland Palatinate, Duke of Bavaria ... stone Solnhofen stone in relief 6924-1860 69241860 O94317 Medal The medallion shows the bust of Philip Count Palatine to the right, clean-shaven, bare-headed,... Germany This medal shows the portrait of Philip Count Palatine, Duke of Bavaria) It is likely to be the... 3 philip-count-palatine-medal-sommer-johann-wilhelm 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z relief Philip, Count Palatine 1526 1526 view
view 2006af3772 jpg s Wolff, Tobias Trusted, Marjorie. <u>German Renaissance Medals</u>. Victoria & Albert Museum, 1990. 128p., ill.... SCP 1600-12-31 1550-01-01 second half 16th century (made) Unknown man and woman, solnhofens stone medallion, possibly by Tobias Wolff, Germany, 16th century Diameter: 32 mm Bought in 1856 for 4s 9d. 66950 2014-08-29T23:43:56.000Z 2014-08-29T23:43:56.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 stone Solnhofen stone 2527-1856 25271856 O96199 Medal Obv.: Busts of a man and a woman facing right. The man is bearded; the woman wears a cap. Rev.:... Germany 2006AF3772 This medallion model is made possibly by Tobias Wolff in Germany in the second half of the 16th... 3 an-unknown-man-and-woman-medal-wolff-tobias 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z An unknown man and woman 1600 1550 view
view 2006am5921 jpg s Unknown Bilbey, Diane with Trusted, Marjorie, British Sculpture 1470 to 2000. A Concise Catalogue of the... SCP 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) Sundial, stone, from the village of Ryhope, Sunderland, North England, ca. 1700 Height: 88.5 cm brick pedestal, Height: 32.5 cm sundial On acquisition this type of sundial was said to be very common in Scotland, and only found in... The sundial is said to have come from the village of Ryhope near Sunderland. Purchased from Mr... 73012 2014-08-30T00:15:11.000Z 2014-08-30T00:15:11.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 stone Stone A.42-1910 a421910 O75711 Sundial The sundial has 13 facets with metal gnomons and sits on a baluster shaped pedestal. Three of the... England 2006AM5921 Said originally to have come from the village of Ryhope, near Sunderland in the north of England.... 3 sundial-sundial-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Sundial 1704 1695 view
view 2009by8396 jpg s Unknown P. Williamson (ed.), 'European Sculpture at the Victoria and Albert Museum' (V&A publication,... SCP Given by J. H. Fitzhenry, Esq. 1535-12-31 1518-01-01 ca. 1523-1535 (made) Dormer window, stone, with arms of Jeanne de Balzac and the motto PLVS : DESPOIR ('No more... Height: 677 cm, Width: 320 cm, Weight: 262 kg part 10 only, Weight: 286 kg parts 7 and 8, Weight: 228 kg part 20 only, Weight: 150 kg parts 12, 13, 14, 15, Weight: 280 kg part 29 only, Weight: 296 kg part 28 only, Weight: 333 kg parts 38 and 39, Weight: 140 kg part 26 only, Weight: 283 kg parts 24 and 25, Weight: 373 kg parts 40, 41, 42, Weight: 307 kg parts 30 and 31, Weight: 233 kg parts 5 and 6, Weight: 167 kg parts 1, 2, 3, Weight: 235 kg part 21 only, Weight: 600 kg part 19 only, Weight: 479 kg parts 22 and 23, Weight: 253 kg part 4 only, Weight: 259 kg part 11 only, Weight: 222 kg parts 16 and 18, Weight: 294 kg parts 34 and 35, Weight: 127 kg parts 5A and 17 Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a In 1881 much of the fabric of the building was auctioned in Paris. However, at the start of the... This window originally formed part of the Château of Montal (Lot), some 50 kilometres north-east... 87760 DORMER WINDOW Stone French; about 1523-1535 Given by Mr J.H. Fitzhenry The window originally... 2014-08-30T01:20:32.000Z 2014-08-30T01:20:32.000Z 46.712448 Medieval and Renaissance, room 50a, case WN, shelf EXP 1.71832 'PLVS : DESPOIR' 'No more hope' stone Carved stone 531:1 to 42 -1905 5311905 O113453 Window 1 Large dormer window in stone from a château. France 2009BY8396 This window originally faced into the courtyard of the Chateau de Montal (Lot), in the Dordogne,... 3 VA window-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 1535 1518 view