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view T&F 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) 295 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 velvet [] 800A/4-1892 8001892 O137934 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3, by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Iran 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view unknown MET 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1850 (made) Silver filigree comma-shaped clasp with brown velvet embroidered belt, Cyprus, 18th or 19th century. Length: 9.5 cm belt clasp [Belt] Length: 70.5 cm, Width: 5 cm 355 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 35.132519 In Storage 33.435501 Silver, silk thread, velvet, gilt thread [Belt] Brown velvet band embroidered with silk and metallic thread 1539&A to B-1888 15391888 O80057 Clasp with fabric belt Tear-shaped silver filigree belt clasp with a brown velvet band embroidered with a red flower in... Cyprus Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 clasp-with-fabric-belt-clasp-with-fabric-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery, filigree Clasp with fabric belt 1850 1750 view
view 2006an9275 jpg s Unknown MET 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1850 (made) Silver-gilt filigree clasp with enamel decoration with an embroidered velvet belt, Cyprus, 18th... Length: 15 cm belt clasp [Belt] Length: 67.5 cm, Width: 5.5 cm 357 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 35.132519 In Storage 33.435501 silver-gilt, silk thread, velvet, paste (glass), metallic thread [Belt] Brown velvet band embroidered in coloured silks and metallic thread 1538 to B-1888 15381888 O80056 Clasp with belt [Belt] Brown velvet belt embroidered in coloured silks and metallic thread with a pattern of a... Cyprus 2006AN9275 Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 clasp-with-belt-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree, enamelling, embroidering 1850 1750 view
view T&F 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) There is a similar piece at the Musee des Tissus, Lyon, France, Inv No. MT34-814. 527 2014-08-29T19:20:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:44.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 velvet [] 800:1-1892 8001892 O137937 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 Biba T&F Given by Biba 1971-12-31 1971-01-01 1971 (made) Child's velvet dress and bonnet, designed by Biba, London, 1971. Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) 720 2014-08-29T19:21:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:43.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 velvet Embossed velvet T.58&A-1974 t581974 O137436 Child's dress Child's black embossed velvet dress and bonnet. [Dress] Long dress of black velvet embossed with... London Ready to wear 2 childs-dress-biba 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1971 1971 view
view Biba T&F Given by Biba 1971-12-31 1971-01-01 1971 (made) Child's velvet dress and bonnet, designed by Biba, London, 1971. Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) 721 2014-08-29T19:21:43.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:43.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 velvet Embossed velvet T.57&A-1974 t571974 O137435 Child's dress Child's black embossed velvet dress and bonnet. [Bonnet] Bonnet of black embossed velvet, closely... London Ready to wear 2 childs-dress-biba 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1971 1971 view
view Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne Pinkham, Roger (ed.) <u>Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and... T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. 1940-12-31 1940-01-01 1940 (designed) Tunic designed by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>, 1940. Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/06/1983-30/10/1983) Messel designed costumes, sets and masks for Jean Cocteau's play <i>The Infernal Machine</i>... 755 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:53.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 metal, chiffon, crepe, velvet, thread, elastic crepe, permanently pleated chiffon, elastic, metal hooks S.572-2006 s5722006 O133063 Theatre costume A tunic by Oliver Messel for Jean Cocteau's play The Infernal Machine, 1940. Short-sleeved,... London Reason For Production: Commission Design The Infernal Machine by the French writer Jean Cocteau, is an adaptation of the Oedipus myth from... 3 theatre-costume-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glueing, machine stitching 1940 1940 view
view 2006bk7636 jpg s Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne Pinkham, Roger (ed.) <u>Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and... T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. 1949-12-31 1949-01-01 1949 (designed) Set model by Oliver Messel for Christopher Fry's play <i>The Lady's Not For Burning</i>, 1949. Height: 57.5 cm, Width: 60 cm, Depth: 38.1 cm Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/06/1983-30/10/1983) The painter and the stage (Chichester Antiques Limited 01/07/1962-31/07/1962) <i>The Lady’s not for Burning</i>, a verse play in three acts by Christopher Fry. Oliver... 835 2014-08-29T19:22:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:18.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 'The Lady's Not for Burning / Produced by John Gielgud at the Globe Theatre' / for H. M. Tennant... wood, paper, card, pencil, watercolour, gouache, foil, charcoal, paint, velvet, wire, kaolinite, gauze, masking tape, glue, perspex Wood, cardboard, fabric, and paint. S.195-2006 s1952006 O126212 Set model A set model by Oliver Messel for a H.M. Tennent production of The Lady's Not For Burning, 1949. ... London 2006BK7636 Reason For Production: Commission Model Great Britain’s leading theatre designer from the early 1930s to the mid 1950s, Oliver Messel... 3 set-model-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), glueing, drawing (image-making) 1949 1949 view
view airfix MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1972-12-31 1972-01-01 ©1972 [Box] length: 17½ in, width: 12¼ in, depth: 1¼ in 11193 2014-08-29T19:59:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:59:20.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Made in England ©Airfix Products Ltd 1972 cardboard, velvet [Box] card, printed in colours [Box] card B.462:1-1998 b4621998 O8383 Still life [Box] Box lid of card, printed in colours to show the titles and maker's details [Box] Box base... england Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 still-life-still-life-still-life-airfix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Still Life; Still Life 1972 1972 view
view 2006al8275 jpg s Unknown Wilk, Christopher (ed.) <u>Western Furniture: 1350 to the Present Day</u>. Philip Wilson/V&A,... FWK Purchased with the aid of the Murray Bequest 1529-12-31 1520-01-01 ca. 1525 (made) Writing desk constructed of oak and walnut, decorated with painted and gilded leather. British,... Height: 5 cm, Width: 41 cm, Depth: 27 cm [Drawer] Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 11.5 cm, Depth: 17.8 cm [Lid] Height: 0.4 cm, Width: 11.5 cm, Depth: 17.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 11.5 cm, Depth: 8.1 cm [Drawer] Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 11.5 cm, Depth: 18.2 cm [Lid] Height: 0.4 cm, Width: 11.4 cm, Depth: 17.2 cm [Piece of fabric] Height: 0.2 cm, Width: 26.7 cm, Depth: 15.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 5.7 cm, Width: 7.1 cm Henry VIII, Man and Monarch (British Library, London 01/01/2004-06/09/2009) British Galleries, room 58e This is a rare survival of luxury furniture made by the royal workshops. Such small writing-boxes... The provenance of the box is not known. It was acquired from the collection of Mr Dunn Gardner, a... 11466 TABLE DESK. Walnut, covered with gilt and painted leather, with several drawers and divisions. ... 2014-08-29T20:01:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:10.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 58e, case 7 -0.12714 [Writing box] 'DEUS REGNORUM EC[CLESIAE] CHRISTIAN[A]E MAXIMUS PROTECTOR IMPERII DA SERVO TUO... paper, brass (alloy), leather, paint, Oak, walnut, velvet, shagreen, brass Walnut and oak, lined with painted and gilded leather and silk velvet; later shagreen (possibly sharkskin) outer covering W.29:1 to 9-1932 w291932 O8682 Writing box 1 Box constructed of oak and walnut, decorated with painted and gilded leather. The box has a... London 2006AL8275 Object Type This box was almost certainly made in the court workshops of Henry VIII, who reigned... 3 VA writing-box-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), gilding 1529 1520 view
view 2006al2676 jpg s Linnell, John Pococke, Richard (Dr). <u>Travels through England</u>. London, 1754. Vol. II, p. 31. Macquoid,... FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Brigadier Clark Fund 1758-12-31 1749-01-01 ca. 1754 (made) ca. 1840 (japanned) Armchair with japanned decoration. English, 1753. Designed by John Linnell and made by William... Height: 103.5 cm, Width: 66 cm, Depth: 60 cm British Galleries, room 52d When Dr. Richard Pococke visited Badminton in 1754 he referred to the `Bedchamber finished and... 11705 British Galleries: The black and gold colour scheme of this chair dates from the 19th century,... 2014-08-29T20:02:40.000Z 2014-08-29T20:02:40.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 52d, case 4 -0.12714 beech, velvet, lacquer, horsehair, leaf (metal), vermilion, Prussian blue, yellow pigment, bronze paint, webbing (material) Beechwood frame, gilt and japanned, with traces of red paint below; modern upholstery W.33-1990 w331990 O8939 Armchair 1 Beechwood chair with black and gilt japanning, depicting Chinese scenes and Chinese characters... London 2006AL2676 No bill for the furnishings of the famous Badminton Chinoiserie room has survived but there is... Object Type The form of this chair with its rectilinear back and arms filled with Chinese... 3 VA armchair-linnell-john 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z gilding, japanning, chamfering, upholstering 1758 1749 view
view 2006ax4899 jpg s Webb, Philip FWK Given by J. G. Carruthers 1890-12-31 1870-01-01 1870-1890 (made) 20th century (made) 20th century (made) turned, ebonised wood with upholstery covers in Utrecht velvet; designed by Philip Webb and... [Adjustable armchair] Height: 97.8 cm, Width: 71.1 cm, Depth: 91.4 cm The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Musée d'Orsay 13/09/2011-15/01/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco 18/02/2012-17/07/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Victoria & Albert Museum 02/04/2011-17/07/2011) William Morris (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1996-31/12/1996) Life and Art: Arts and Crafts from Morris to Mingei (Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya 12/06/2009-16/08/2009) Life and Art: Arts and Crafts from Morris to Mingei (Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo 24/01/2009-05/04/2009) Life and Art: Arts and Crafts from Morris to Mingei (The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto 01/01/2008-31/12/2008) British Galleries, room 125f Designed by Philip Webb (born in Oxford, 1831, died in Worth, West Sussex,1915); made by Morris,... 11944 ARMCHAIR ENGLISH: 1885-1890 Designer unknown Made by Morris & Co., London Ebonized wood,... 2014-08-29T20:03:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:54.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125f, case 2 -0.12714 velvet, ebonized wood, wool (textile) Ebonised wood with Utrecht Velvet upholstery. Loose covers of wool tapestry CIRC.250&A/1to B/1-1961 circ2501961 O9236 Adjustable-back chair 1 The design of the chair is based on a vernacular design. The back can be adjusted at different... London 2006AX4899 There is also a matching footstool (CIRC.250C-1961) and two arm pad covers, which are now in the... Object Type Chairs with backs which can be adjusted on a metal ratchet have been made in Britain... 3 VA morris-adjustable-back-chair-bird-adjustable-back-chair-webb-philip 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z turning, tapestry, upholstering Morris Adjustable Back Chair; Bird; Bird 1890 1870 view
view 2006au8506 jpg s Casbert, John London, P.R.O., LC 2/8 From Mich[aelmas] 1660 to Lady Day 1661 "John Casbert Upholsterer Craveth... FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund 1661-12-31 1661-01-01 1661 (made) Chair of state for the coronation of Charles II [Armchair] Height: 127 cm, Width: 84 cm maximum, top, Depth: 70 cm [Cushion] Height: 14 cm approx., Width: 73 cm approx., Depth: 50.2 cm approx. Coronation of King Charles II The Royal House of Stuart (New Gallery 01/01/1889-31/12/1889) British Galleries, room 56d This chair of State and accompanying footstool (W13-1928) were made by John Casbert for William... 12742 British Galleries: The upholsterer John Casbert, who supplied this chair and stool, worked in... 2014-08-29T20:07:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:25.000Z 51.48914 British Galleries, room 56d, case 9 -0.0874 cotton, silk, gold, beech, satin, velvet, iron, velcro, silvergilt wire [Armchair] Beech frame, upholstered with purple velvet, green/blue satin and gilt nails, with fringe of gold wire, silver-gilt wire and gold-coloured cotton W.12:1, 2-1928 w121928 O10273 Chair 1 Armchair or Chair of State, upholstered with purple velvet and gold fringe [Armchair] The frame... Greater London 2006AU8506 Reason For Production: Commission Unique Object Type This seat, with its distinctive 'x' frame, is known as a chair of state. It was... 3 VA the-juxon-chair-chair-casbert-john 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z stuffing, joining, chamfering, webbing, tacking, upholstering The Juxon Chair 1661 1661 view
view 2006al4853 jpg s Casbert, John London, P.R.O., LC 2/8. London, P.R.O., LC2/8, no date, but included with bills dated ‘From... FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund 1661-12-31 1661-01-01 1661 (made) Juxon stool, beech upholstered with purple velvet, green/blue satin and gilt nails, John Casbert... Height: 26 cm, Width: 56 cm, Depth: 38 cm, Weight: 4 kg The Coronation of King Charles II Royal House of Stuart (London, New Gallery, Regent St. 01/01/1889-31/12/1889) British Galleries, room 56d This footstool and accompanying chair of State (W.12:1, 2-1928) were made by John Casbert for... 12857 British Galleries: The upholsterer John Casbert, who supplied this chair and stool, worked in... 2014-08-29T20:07:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:47.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 56d, case 9 -0.12714 cotton, gold, beech, velvet, iron, velcro, silvergilt wire, Beva film, silk (textile) Beech frame, upholstered with purple velvet, green-blue satin and gilt nails; fringe of gold wire, silver-gilt wire and gold-coloured cotton; cushion of linen twill ticking, stuffed with feathers W.13-1928 w131928 O10416 Stool 1 Footstool, upholstered in purple velvet and gold fringe. Beech frame with turned legs, three of... London 2006AL4853 Attribution note: This was the footstool made to go with the Chair of State for the Archbishop of... Unique Object Type This footstool would have been placed in front of a chair of state. Kings, bishops... 3 VA juxons-footstool-stool-casbert-john 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z stuffing, joining, turning, webbing, tacking, upholstering Juxon's Footstool 1661 1661 view
view 2006an5004 jpg s Marot, Daniel Lisa Clinton. <u>The State Bed from Melville House</u>. HMSO, 1979 Sheet 21 in series Victoria... FWK Given by the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Melville 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) The State Bed from Melville House, Fife, Scotland. Oak and pine upholstered in crimson Genoa... Height: 469 cm over canopy, Width: 260 cm over canopy, Length: 265 cm over canopy British Galleries, room 54a The bed was listed as in the State Bedroom at Melville House in 1837 ( Inventory of Melville... Commisioned by George Melville, 1st Earl of Melville (born in Monimail, Fife, about 1634, died... 12899 STATE BED Pine carcase covered in Chinese white silk damask with details in crimson silk velvet... 2014-08-29T20:08:02.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:02.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54a, case 1 -0.12714 Duma/Louuol (?) 1828 silk, linen, Oak, pine, velvet Bedstock of oak; tester of pine; hangings of crimson Italian velvet with ivory Chinese silk linings, embroidered with crimson braid and fringe; some textile elements stiffened with linen; bed ticking of linen W.35:1 to 72-1949 w351949 O10488 Bedstead 1 The bedstead consists of an oak bedstock with four oak posts secured to the rails with bolts, the... London 2006AN5004 The upholstery is of the highest quality and attributed to the upholsterer Francis Lapiere, the... Unique Object Type State beds were usually made to accommodate the monarch and were lavishly upholstered... 3 VA the-melville-bed-bedstead-marot-daniel 2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z woodworking, upholstered, carved, embroidered The Melville Bed 1704 1695 view
view MoC Bequeathed by Ida Carroll 1935-12-31 1925-01-01 1925-1935 (made) Black velvet glengarry bonnet (part of an amateur dramatics Scottish costume); England, 1925-1935 Circumference: 56.5 cm internal 13055 2014-08-29T20:08:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:48.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton, velvet, rayon, petersham ribbon Velvet lined with cotton and rayon, hand stitched, and finished with petersham ribbon B.46-1999 b461999 O10708 Glengarry bonnet Glengarry bonnet of black velvet lined with black cotton and rayon, and finished with a browband,... England 2 glengarry-bonnet 2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z hand stitching 1935 1925 view
view Unknown T&F Given by Mrs N. Iliffe 1889-12-31 1870-01-01 1870s-1880s (made) Silk cut velvet ribbon, made in France or England, 1870s-1880s Length: 80.3 cm, Width: 22.5 cm, Length: 12.8 cm shaped addition of pink cotton 13502 2014-08-29T20:10:58.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:58.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 silk, velvet Woven silk cut velvet T.132-1983 t1321983 O79740 Ribbon Silk cut velvet on a ground formed of flushing warp, creating horizontal 'stripes'. Pale pink... France 3 ribbon-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1889 1870 view
view Mariani, Annibale (Cavaliere) FWK 1881-12-31 1881-01-01 1881 (Made) Pastiglia box made for Lord Leighton by Cavaliere Annibale Mariani, 1881. Length: 35.6 cm Maximum, Depth: 19.5 cm Maximum, Height: 20 cm Maximum PASTIGLIA BOXES Gilt <i>pastiglia</i> boxes were mostly made in Venice and Ferrara from about... 13780 2014-08-29T20:11:45.000Z 2014-08-29T20:11:45.000Z 43.11119 In Storage 12.38435 ANNIBALE MARIANI/ DI/ PERUGIA EXSEGVI'/ 1881 painted in alternating blue and gold letters on... gold leaf, pine, velvet, Gesso carved, gilt and painted gesso and wood. 224-1896 2241896 O80065 Box Rectangular box, wood (unidentified) with a roofed compartment attached to the lid, decorated in... Perugia Unique 3 box-mariani-annibale-cavaliere 2014-01-23T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting, oil gilding 1881 1881 view
view 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) Chair, walnut and parcel-gilt, with green velvet cover trimmed with silk braid, attributed to... Height: 105 cm, Width: 65 cm, Depth: 67.5 cm The burr-walnut and gilt chairs at Houghton were made to furnish the Wrought Bedchamber... 14021 2014-08-29T20:12:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:25.000Z 54.313919 On loan -2.23218 linen, beech, walnut, velvet, horsehair Main frame of beech, veneered in burr walnut and decorated with carved and gilt gesso; covers of silk velvet, edged with silk braid; internal seat frame of beech; structural upholstery of linen webbing, linen (ticking) base cloth, horsehair stuffing and linen stuffing-covers, formed with a lip at the front edge W.17:1, 2-2002 w17122002 O80342 Chair Chair of burr-walnut veneer and carved and gilt gesso, with cabriole front legs and heavily raked... Great Britain This is one of a large set of chairs that were made for Houghton Hall in Norfolk. Houghton was... 3 chair-roberts-thomas-jr 2013-09-24T00:00:00.000Z 1730 1720 view
view Dior, Christian T&P Given by the British Theatre Museum Association 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play, <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo... Showbusiness (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1983-31/12/1983) Given to the British Theatre Museum Association by Miss Doris Langley Moore in April 1965. 14669 Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play Duel of Angels designed by... 2014-08-29T20:15:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:16.000Z In Storage velvet, nylon chiffon, wool (textile) [Theatre costume] wool trimmed with black velvet [Theatre costume] black velvet and black nylon chiffon S.84-1978 s841978 O11363 Theatre costume Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in Jean Giraudoux's play, <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo... London Christian Dior designed the costumes for the Paris production of Jean Giraudoux's play Pour... 2 theatre-costume-dior-christian 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z 1958 1958 view