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view Stone, Alix T&P 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 Model piece by Alix Stone for "Gloriana", Sadler's Wells Opera at Sadler's Wells, October 21st, 1966 Height: 6 mm Wood stick, Width: 656 mm Wood stick, Depth: 6 mm Wood stick, Height: 138 mm 1st Fabric banner, Width: 68 mm 1st fabric banner, Height: 142 mm 2nd fabric banner, Width: 76 mm 2nd fabric banner This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 160 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth, foil Wood, fabric, paper, paper foil, and ink construction S.135-2001 s1352001 O62739 Theatre design Two fabric banners with paper foil & fabric collage, and ink drawing stapled on to a wooden stick. Reason For Production: Commission Unique 2 theatre-design-stone-alix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, collage, glueing 1966 1966 view
view Stone, Alix T&P 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 Model piece by Alix Stone for "Gloriana", Sadler's Wells Opera at Sadler's Wells, October 21st, 1966 Depth: 6 mm Wood stick, Height: 6 mm Wood stick, Width: 656 mm Wood stick, Height: 151 mm 1st fabric banner, Width: 81 mm 1st fabric banner, Height: 145 mm 2nd fabric banner, Width: 85 mm 2nd fabric banner This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 161 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth Wood, Fabric, Paper & Ink construction S.134-2001 s1342001 O62738 Theatre design Two fabric banners with paper and fabric collage, and ink drawings stapled on to a wooden stick. Reason For Production: Commission Unique 2 theatre-design-stone-alix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, collage, glueing 1966 1966 view
view Stone, Alix T&P 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 Model piece by Alix Stone for "Gloriana", Sadler's Wells Opera, Sadler's Wells, 1966. Height: 6 mm Wood Stick, Width: 656 mm Wood Stick, Height: 142 mm Fabric, Width: 89 mm Fabric, Depth: 6 mm Wood stick This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 162 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth Wood, Fabric, Paper, & Ink construction S.133-2001 s1332001 O62737 Theatre design Fabric banner with paper and fabric collage, and ink drawing stapled on to a wooden stick. Reason For Production: Commission Unique 2 theatre-design-stone-alix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, collage, glueing 1966 1966 view
view Winsor & Newton PDP Given by Gerald Cinamon 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (Made) Wooden box containing artist's watercolours in the form of decoratively moulded colour cakes,... Length: 28 cm, Width: 11.7 cm, Depth: 2.3 cm Thomas and William Reeves had introduced a new kind of watercolour pigment in the form of hard... 233 2014-08-29T19:19:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:03.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Winsor & Newton Limited 38 Rathbone Place London. wood, paper, watercolour Wood, paper and solid cakes of watercolour pigment E.1350-2001 e13502001 O62402 Paintbox Wooden box with a sliding lid, with interior divisions originally containing 24 solid moulded... London Mass produced 3 box-of-artists-watercolours-paintbox-winsor-newton 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Box of artist's watercolours 1900 1800 view
view 2006am8139 jpg s Unknown T&F 1680-12-31 1650-01-01 1650-1680 (made) Wooden needlework casket covered with embroidered silk panels, England, 1650-1680 Height: 33 cm closed, Width: 34 cm, Depth: 23 cm, Height: 49 cm with raised lid, Depth: 19 cm lid, Height: 13 in, Depth: 9 in, Width: 13.25 in British Galleries, room 56d 566 British Galleries: Mica panels were used to protect the delicate embroidery on this casket. Mica... 2014-08-29T19:20:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:56.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 14 -1.97685 metal, wood, silk, mica, floss silk Wood, embroidered silk, mica, metal braid, linen embroidered with floss silk, lined T.98-1967 t981967 O11874 Casket 1 Wooden needlework casket covered with embroidered silk panels. The casket tapers slightly towards... England 2006AM8139 Object Type Caskets like this were used by girls in the 17th century for storing small personal... 3 VA casket-unknown 2014-05-20T00:00:00.000Z embroidering 1680 1650 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 2008bw2285 jpg s Unknown MET 1604-12-31 1595-01-01 ca. 1600 (made) Wooden cartridge box decorated with inlaid staghorn, Germany (Saxony), ca. 1600 Height: 14.3 cm, Width: 8 cm, Depth: 7 cm 1315 2014-08-29T19:24:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:29.000Z 50.928028 In Storage 13.45719 wood, steel Wood, steel mounts, inlaid with staghorn (antler) 2221-1855 22211855 O97247 Cartridge box Wood, steel mounts, inlaid with staghorn Saxony 2008BW2285 3 cartridge-box-unknown 2014-05-19T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process), forging 1604 1595 view
view 2006am6463 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1854-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 (made) Box and cover, turned wood with applied lac decoration, Sindh, ca. 1850 Height: 15.9 cm, Diameter: 22.8 cm British Galleries, room 122f Made in Sindh, Pakistan 5950 British Galleries: The lac-turned wares of Sindh were sent to all the major international... 2014-08-29T19:38:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:08.000Z 26.106199 British Galleries, room 122f, case 5 68.887848 Wood, turned, with applied lac decoration 12&A-1852 121852 O77382 Lacquer box 1 Sindh 2006AM6463 Object Type This small lacquer box would have been used by its owner for a wide variety of... 3 VA lacquer-box-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1854 1845 view
view 2006at9070 jpg s Unknown EAS 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Lacquer writing box inlaid with mother-of-pearl, Nagasaki, 1800-1850 Height: 14.8 cm, Width: 42.2 cm, Depth: 25.4 cm 8232 British Galleries: This box was one of the first Japanese objects bought by the Museum. It was... 2014-08-29T19:45:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:47.000Z 32.768921 In Storage 129.831207 Wood, covered with black lacquer and inlaid with under-painted mother-of-pearl 51:1 to 3-1852 511852 O77643 Writing box Nagasaki 2006AT9070 Object Type Writing boxes of this kind were not used in Japan. They were made especially for... 3 writing-box-unknown 2014-07-30T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view
view 2006au5841 jpg s EAS 1867-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1867 (made) Lacquer stacking cabinet, Japan, 1850-1867 Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 13 cm, Depth: 8.9 cm 8757 British Galleries: JAPANESE OBJECTS FROM THE PARIS EXHIBITION OF 1867<br> The display organised... 2014-08-29T19:47:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:42.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 Wood, covered with black lacquer, with gold hiramaki-e, togidashi-e and takamaki-e lacquer decoration 875 to J-1869 8751869 O77761 Stacking cabinet Japan 2006AU5841 Object Type This stacking cabinet is a variation on a cabinet for the incense game. It contains... 3 stacking-cabinet 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1867 1850 view
view 2006an9300 jpg s Catterson-Smith, Robert <u>The image of Christ: the catalogue of the exhibition Seeing Salvation</u>, National Gallery... MET Given by the Trustees of the Rochester and Southwark Diocesan Deaconess's House 1897-12-31 1897-01-01 1897 (made) Altar cross with IHS and crown Height: 115 cm, Width: 77 cm, Depth: 4.5 cm Seeing Salvation: The Image of Christ (The National Gallery 26/02/2000-07/05/2000) Victorian Church Art (Victoria and Albert Museum 01/01/1971-31/12/1972) British Galleries, room 122e Summarised accounts for six buildings designed and erected by Webb between 13 May 1887 and 19... According to W,R, Lethaby, <u>Philip Webb and His Work</u>, 1935, p.189, the cross was made to... 9379 British Galleries: Isabella Gilmore, the sister of the designer William Morris, was a Deaconess... 2014-08-29T19:50:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:39.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 122e, case 8 -1.9086 No hallmarks wood, Silver Wood, covered with silver plates, chased and embossed. M.34-1970 m341970 O78555 Cross 1 Cross, wood, covered with silver plates. Shaped arms, edged with a moulding, embossed with a... Birmingham 2006AN9300 Object Type This altar cross has a distinctive design. The embossed almond forms are reminiscent... 3 VA cross-catterson-smith-robert 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z chasing, embossing 1897 1897 view
view 2006am8245 jpg s Unknown Patterson, Angus, <u>Fashion and Armour in Renaissance Europe: Proud Lookes and Brave Attire</u>,... MET Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund 1584-12-31 1575-01-01 ca. 1580 (made) Height: 24.1 cm, Width: 7.5 cm, Depth: 3.2 cm British Galleries, room 58b Made in England 9477 British Galleries: PISTOL, POWDER FLASK AND MUSKET<br> This beautifully decorated group of... 2014-08-29T19:51:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:09.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58b, case 3 -1.97685 Wood, inlaid with engraved staghorn; iron mounts damascened in gold and silver M.950-1983 m9501983 O78654 Powder flask 1 England 2006AM8245 Object Type This powder flask would have been used to carry gunpowder for the Belchamp Hall... 3 VA powder-flask-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1584 1575 view
view 2006am3599 jpg s Reeves and Woodyer Lambert, Susan. <u>Drawing: Technique & Purpose</u>. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981.... PDP Given by Miss Pamela Hodges 1824-12-31 1815-01-01 ca. 1820 (made) Watercolour box, containing watercolours in cakes, quill-pens, graphite, brushes etc.... Height: 5.9 cm, Width: 21.9 cm, Depth: 10.9 cm British Galleries, room 120 Made by Reeves & Woodyer, 80 Holborn Bridge, London 9500 British Galleries: As watercolour painting became increasingly popular among fashionable young... 2014-08-29T19:51:16.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:16.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 15 -0.12714 wood Wood, paper and mixed materials including pigments P.19-1975 p191975 O78677 Watercolour box 1 Watercolour box, containing watercolours in cakes, quill-pens, graphite, brushes etc. London 2006AM3599 Object Type This watercolour box contains watercolours in cakes, quill pens, graphite and... 3 VA watercolour-box-reeves-and-woodyer 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1824 1815 view
view 2006am0472 jpg s Unknown FWK Given by Queen Mary 1819-12-31 1810-01-01 ca. 1815 (made) Height: 36 cm open, approx., Width: 26.7 cm, Depth: 21.6 cm British Galleries, room 120 9724 British Galleries: Fitted work boxes were made from about 1800, replacing the chatelaines and... 2014-08-29T19:52:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:23.000Z British Galleries, room 120, case 15 Wood, covered with morocco leather, with brass fittings; lined with printed silk; objects inside of various materials W.13:1 to 16-1929 w131929 O78946 Work box 1 2006AM0472 Object Type Work boxes, containers for sewing and embroidery tools and materials, often had many... 3 VA work-box-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1819 1810 view
view 2006at9021 jpg s EAS Presented by The Art Fund 1630-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1630 (made) Japanese Namban lacquer basin Depth: 8.7 cm, Diameter: 49.3 cm Made in Japan, for the Western market The Sutherland Bequest through the National Art Collections... 9725 British Galleries: As European trade with Asia expanded between 1600 and 1700 more lacquerware... 2014-08-29T19:52:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:23.000Z 37.487598 In Storage 139.838287 Wood, covered in black lacquer, with gold hiramaki-e lacquer and mother-of-pearl inlay W.13-1957 w131957 O78947 Basin Japan 2006AT9021 Made for the Western market Object Type Most Japanese export lacquer was made to order in forms suited to Western interiors... 3 basin 2014-02-27T00:00:00.000Z 1630 1600 view
view 2006am5338 jpg s EAS The Salting Bequest 1690-12-31 1630-01-01 1630-1690 (made) Japanese Lacquer panel Height: 22 cm, Width: 65 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm British Galleries, room 56c Made in Japan, for the European market 9739 British Galleries: This panel depicts a picnic at cherry blossom time. Lacquer was highly prized... 2014-08-29T19:52:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:27.000Z 37.487598 British Galleries, room 56c, case 2 139.838287 Wood, covered in black lacquer, with gold, black and red hiramaki-e and takamaki-e, inlaid with silver and gold foil and mother-of-pearl W.181-1910 w1811910 O78964 Panel 1 Japan 2006AM5338 For the European market Object Type This panel is thought to have originally been part of a cabinet or screen made in... 3 VA panel 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1690 1630 view
view 2006al8010 jpg s Unknown FWK Given by Mr Hugh R. Francis OBE 1850-12-31 1840-01-01 1840-1850 (made) [*] Decorated board game Height: 10.2 cm box, Width: 39 cm box, Depth: 24.9 cm box British Galleries, room 122d Although there are no rules with this board game, it appears to be a game of strategy for two... 9756 British Galleries: This game is decorated with dense Gothic foliage, similar to that seen in... 2014-08-29T19:52:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:33.000Z British Galleries, room 122d, case 2 Wood, painted, japanned and gilded, with mother-of-pearl inlay W.26 to M-1959 w261959 O78987 Board game 1 2006AL8010 Object Type This board game, with counters and folding board inside a decorative box, is an... 3 VA board-game-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1840 view
view 2006am2118 jpg s Unknown FWK Given by Dr H. W. Dickinson 1825-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1825 (made) Penwork fan Height: 38.1 cm, Width: 26.35 cm British Galleries, room 120 9798 British Galleries: Penwork, which involved decorating wooden surfaces with pen and ink, was a... 2014-08-29T19:52:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:45.000Z British Galleries, room 120, case 15, shelf DR3 Wood, decorated with penwork W.5-1944 w51944 O79039 Fan 1 2006AM2118 Object Type This fan, one of a pair of fans or hand screens (W.5A-1944), was used to shield the... 3 VA fan-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1825 1800 view
view 2006al2984 jpg s Unknown FWK 1710-12-31 1695-01-01 1695-1710 (made) Height: 40.5 cm, Width: 40.5 cm, Depth: 20.8 cm British Galleries, room 54b Bracket purchased from Stair & Andrew Ltd Notes from R.P. 32/933 25/1/32 Objects submitted on... 9807 British Galleries: Brackets were an important element in Baroque interiors, often clustered... 2014-08-29T19:52:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:49.000Z British Galleries, room 54b, case WW Wood, carved and gilded over gesso; regilded probably in the late 19th century W.6-1932 w61932 O79049 Wall bracket 1 2006AL2984 Object Type By the 1680s, richly carved wall brackets served as stands for individual pieces of... 3 VA wall-bracket-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1710 1695 view
view 2006af6947 jpg s Unknown Tim Stanley ed., with Mariam Rosser-Owen and Stephen Vernoit, <u>Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art... MES 1564-12-31 1555-01-01 ca. 1560 (made) Table made of wood faced with ebony, ivory and mother-of-pearl, the table top a twelve-sided... Height: 48 cm, Diameter: 63 cm A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 14/01/2006-16/04/2006) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo 01/10/2005-04/12/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 03/04/2005-04/09/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (National Gallery of Art, Washington 18/07/2004-06/02/2005) Islamic Middle East, room 42 11918 Tile-top Table Turkey, Iznik and Istanbul About 1560 Many large polygonal tiles survive from... 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 40.433498 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 7 29.73229 wood, mother of pearl, ebony, fritware Wood, inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; with fritware ceramic top, painted under the glaze C.19-1987 c191987 O9197 Table 1 Body of the table: wood inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; the top: fritware ceramic painted... Iznik 2006AF6947 This type of wooden table with a ceramic tile top held trays of food and drink. It would have... 3 VA table-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z underglazing, marquetry 1564 1555 view