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view 2006ag6723 jpg s Unknown <u>The Arts of Islam</u>, Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Hayward Gallery, 8 April - 4... MES 1504-12-31 1495-01-01 ca. 1500 (made) Silver-gilt drinking jug, Turkey (probably Istanbul), ca. 1500. Height: 16 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm Islamic Middle East, room 42 The shapes of these types of jugs are based on late-fifteenth century silver and/or gold-inlaid... This is one of the earliest examples of a series of single handled jugs produced in Ottoman... 1763 Silver-Gilt Drinking Jug Turkey, probably Istanbul About 1500 The pot-bellied drinking jug was... 2014-08-29T19:26:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:34.000Z 41.040852 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 5 28.986179 stamp Silver Silver, cast, with repoussé decoration 158-1894 1581894 O84385 Jug 1 Jug or tankard of silver, gilt, with bulb-shaped body and short neck, repoussé decoration with... Istanbul 2006AG6723 This type of pot-bellied drinking jug was common in Iran and Central Asia in the period... 3 VA jug-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z repoussé, gilding, casting 1504 1495 view
view 2009ca7238 jpg s Unknown A. Goldschmidt & K. Weitzmann, <u>Die byzantinischen Elfenbeinskulpturen des X.-XII.... SCP 2010-12-31 1000-01-01 late 10th or early 11th century (made) Casket panel, carved elephant ivory, 'The Rape of Europa', Byzantine (Constantinople), probably... Height: 5 cm, Length: 13 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm, Weight: 0.06 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 This plaque formed part of a casket in which perfume or jewellery would possibly have been... Bequeathed by George Salting in 1910. Formerly in the Spitzer (<u> catalogue</u>, 1890, I, p.29,... 23391 2014-08-29T20:57:18.000Z 2014-08-29T20:57:18.000Z 41.040852 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 2 28.986179 elephant ivory Carved elephant ivory A.541-1910 a5411910 O84212 Panel 1 Europa is depicted seated sideways on the bull, looking towards the sea, her left hand on the... Istanbul 2009CA7238 probaly late 10th or early 11th century This plaque comes from the side of an ivory casket. Such recepticles were often decorated with... 3 VA the-rape-of-europa-panel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving The Rape of Europa 2010 1000 view
view 2006af8433 jpg s Unknown E. Atil, The Age of Suleyman the Magnificent, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1987, pp.... MES 1550-12-31 1530-01-01 1530-1550 (made) Silver-gilt ewer recalling European models, Turkey (probably Istanbul), 1530-1550. Height: 27 cm, Width: 15 cm 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 The shape of this ewer and the group of jugs to which it is related is based on late 15th century... 23814 Silver-Gilt Ewer Turkey, probably Istanbul 1530-50 In this unique example of Turkish silverware,... 2014-08-29T20:59:11.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:11.000Z 41.040852 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 5 28.986179 Silver, enamel Silver, gilt, hammered and chased with enamelled plaques M.21-1987 m211987 O84510 Ewer 1 Silver gilt ewer with rounded lid, handle, bulbous body set with enamel plaques on flared foot,... Istanbul 2006AF8433 This ewer is a fascinating example of Turkish silverware influenced by European design. Most of... 3 VA ewer-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Hammering, gilding, chasing, enamelling 1550 1530 view
view 2006af0125 jpg s Naksi of Edirne MES 1747-12-31 1747-01-01 1747 (made) Lacquer writing box signed by Naksi of Edirne, Turkey (Istanbul or Edirne), 1747. Length: 34 cm, Height: 11.5 cm, Width: 10 cm 34896 Lacquer Writing Box Turkey, Istanbul or Edirne Dated 1747 This box also contained writing... 2014-08-29T21:46:15.000Z 2014-08-29T21:46:15.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 wood Wood, painted and lacquered 262-1896 2621896 O39949 Writing box Writing box of painted and lacquered wood, with pointed ends and arched lid; the box and the lid... Istanbul 2006AF0125 This box held writing instruments. Its shape had been in use since the 16th century. But this... 3 writing-box-naksi-of-edirne 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, Lacquering 1747 1747 view
view 2006af0146 jpg s Unknown MES 1700-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century-17th century (made) Part of a costume, from an imperial tomb, decorated with a floral pattern in silver and silk in... Height: 115.2 cm, Width: 69.2 cm 42611 SILK Turkish; 16th -17th century Part of a costume, from an imperial tomb at Istanbul or... 2014-08-29T22:13:30.000Z 2014-08-29T22:13:30.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 Silver thread and silk in 1.3 twill on a satin ground 750-1884 7501884 O86967 Dress fabric Part of a costume, from an imperial tomb, decorated with a floral pattern in silver and silk in... Istanbul 2006AF0146 3 dress-fabric-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1500 view
view 2006ba0026 jpg s Unknown Williamson, Paul, ed., <u>The Medieval Treasury: The Art of the Middle Ages in the Victoria &... T&F 1100-12-31 0900-01-01 900-1100 (made) Woven silk fragment with part of a scene of a griffin (gryphon) attacking an elephant; Byzantine;... Height: 28 cm, Width: 23 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 <i>Silk manufacturing</i> 'Byzantine' silks were made in the east of the Roman Empire, the... Bought from Monsieur Stanislas Baron, rue Grange-Batelière 28, Paris for £30.... 62208 2014-08-29T23:21:19.000Z 2014-08-29T23:21:19.000Z 41.040852 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 10 28.986179 silk Woven silk 764-1893 7641893 O93151 Woven silk 1 Fragment of woven silk in a compound twill in dark blue, tan colour (probably once a brighter... Istanbul 2006BA0026 Unfortunately only part of the original scene on this fragmentary textile survives. The head of a... 3 VA woven-silk-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Woven 1100 900 view
view 2006bg0359 jpg s Unknown P. Williamson (ed.), <font -u>European Sculpture at the Victoria and Albert Museum</font -u>,... SCP 0912-12-31 0886-01-01 886-912 (made) Cameo pendant, jasper, of Christ blessing, an inscription referring to Emperor Leo VI is on the... Height: 6.4 cm, Width: 3.3 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm The Glory of Byzantium (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 03/03/1997-06/07/1997) 'Splendeur de Byzance' (Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels 02/10/1992-02/12/1992) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 63207 2014-08-29T23:26:29.000Z 2014-08-29T23:26:29.000Z 41.040852 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 8 28.986179 Jasper Jasper A.21-1932 a211932 O93842 Pendant 1 Cameo pendant, jasper, of Christ blessing. On the reverse is an inscription referring to the... Istanbul 2006BG0359 Byzantine cameos were made in good numbers between the 10th and 12th centuries in a variety of... 3 VA christ-blessing-pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Christ Blessing 912 886 view
view 2006bg0359 jpg s Unknown Williamson, P. <u>The Medieval Treasury</u> (V&A Publications, 1986) pp 5,86-87 Vassilaki, M. ed.... SCP 1200-12-31 1150-01-01 1150-1200 (made) Cameo, bloodstone, Virgin Blachernitissa, Byzantine (Constantinople), late 12th Century Height: 4.3 cm, Width: 3.1 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm The Glory of Byzantinum (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 03/03/1997-06/07/1997) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 Cameos were produced throughout the course of Byzantine history and a significant number survive.... Bought from Thomas Howard-Sneyd for £8,500 in 1982; previously sold at Sotheby's, 14 December... 66948 THE VIRGIN BLACHERNITISSA Bloodstone BYZANTINE (Constantinople) Late 12th Century The Virgin... 2014-08-29T23:43:55.000Z 2014-08-29T23:43:55.000Z 41.040852 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 4 28.986179 'MP' 'OY' Jaspar Jaspar A.4-1982 a41982 O96197 Cameo 1 Cameo depicting the Virgin Mary her arms raised in prayer. Istanbul 2006BG0359 Many early Byzantine gems continued the Roman tradition of protective amulets. These protective... 3 VA virgin-blachernitissa-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Virgin Blachernitissa 1200 1150 view
view 2006an9245 jpg s Unknown T&F 1748-12-31 1748-01-01 1748 (dated) Wallet embroidered with silks and metal threads, Istanbul, dated 1748 Length: 16 cm front, Width: 25 cm front, Length: 8.5 cm centre flap There is a similar wallet dated 1749 in the collection at Colonial Williamsburg. Purchased. Registered File number 1992/826. Without seeing the reverse it is not possible to be... 72457 2014-08-30T00:12:54.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:54.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 'Constantinople / 1748' card, silk thread, metal thread, silk (textile) Embroidered silk with silk and metal threads, card and lined with silk T.115-1992 t1151992 O75122 Wallet Wallet or letter case embroidered with silks and metal threads on green silk. Three layers and a... Istanbul 2006AN9245 The pocket gave its name to other portable accessories such as the pocket book or pocket case.... 3 wallet-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lined, embroidered 1748 1748 view
view 2006an9245 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Claire Wilcox 1682-12-31 1682-01-01 1682 (dated) Leather wallet lined with silk and embroidered with metal threads, Istanbul, dated 1682. Length: 24.5 in, Width: 9 in Registered File number 1981/830. 72466 2014-08-30T00:12:56.000Z 2014-08-30T00:12:56.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 'Sr William Portman / Constantinople 1862' leather, silk, metal thread Embroidered leather in metal threads and lined with silk T.40-1987 t401987 O75126 Letter wallet Brown leather folding wallet divided into four sections across the width, lined with faded... Istanbul 2006AN9245 Folding leather letter cases with divided pockets were used for letters, bank bills and documents... 3 letter-wallet-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lined, embroidered 1682 1682 view
view unknown MES 1700-12-31 1650-01-01 late 17th century (made) enamelled and gilt brass watch case, Turkey (Istanbul), late 17th century Height: 5.7 cm, Width: 5.3 cm, Depth: 2.8 cm 78444 2014-08-30T00:40:49.000Z 2014-08-30T00:40:49.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 enamelled and gilt brass 425-1889 4251889 O112787 Watch case enamelled and gilt brass watch case Istanbul 3 watch-case-unknown 2014-03-31T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1650 view
view 2006ag4293 jpg s Unknown Tim Stanley ed., with Mariam Rosser-Owen and Stephen Vernoit, <u>Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art... MES 1727-12-31 1727-01-01 1727 (made) Tile with a design made up of calligraphy spelling out the names of God, Muhammad, and the Four... Height: 28 cm, Width: 37 cm 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 82299 Tile with Calligraphy Turkey, probably Istanbul Dated 1727 The main device on this tile is... 2014-08-30T00:55:31.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:31.000Z 41.040852 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 8E 28.986179 Fritware painted under the glaze 1756-1892 17561892 O106609 Tile 1 Fritware tile, painted under the glaze. The main motif is a calligraphic pattern formed from the... Istanbul 2006AG4293 The main device on this tile is painted under the glaze and is formed from names. They are those... 3 VA tile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1727 1727 view
view 2006ab9531 jpg s Unknown MES 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 early 19th century (made) Gilt coffee pot, Turkey (probably Istanbul), 1800-50. Height: 18.5 cm with lid, Width: 11.8 cm maximum Islamic Middle East, room 42 83940 Gilt Coffee Pot Turkey, probably Istanbul 1800-50 Most metal coffee pots were made of cheaper... 2014-08-30T01:02:55.000Z 2014-08-30T01:02:55.000Z 41.040852 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 8E 28.986179 Silver, copper Copper, silver gilt and chased 369-1897 3691897 O108563 Coffee pot 1 Coffee pot made of copper, silver gilt and chased with floral ornament. The lid is hinged to the... Istanbul 2006AB9531 This copper pot has been covered in a thin layer of silver and lavishly decorated. Its swelling... 3 VA coffee-pot-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z repoussé, gilding, chasing 1850 1800 view
view Nurhan Atasoy and Julian Raby, <i>Iznik: The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey</i> (London: Alexandria... MES 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Length: 163 cm, Width: 48.5 cm, Depth: 9.2 cm mount Taken from the Sehzade Mosque in Istanbul 84679 2014-08-30T01:06:24.000Z 2014-08-30T01:06:24.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 painted wood 775-1884 7751884 O109566 Wooden panel Painted wooden panel Istanbul 3 wooden-panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view Nurhan Atasoy and Julian Raby, <i>Iznik: The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey</i> (London: Alexandria... MES 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Length: 155 cm, Width: 48.5 cm, Depth: 9 cm mount Taken from the Sehzade Mosque in Istanbul 84680 2014-08-30T01:06:24.000Z 2014-08-30T01:06:24.000Z 41.040852 In Storage 28.986179 painted wood 774-1884 7741884 O109567 Wooden panel Painted wooden panel Istanbul 3 wooden-panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2006aa4345 jpg s Robertson, James Apollo Magazine, February 2007 James Robertson became interested in photography in the 1850s,... PDP Given by Susan Persaud 1853-12-31 1853-01-01 1853 (photographed) Photograph, 'Figures at the Fountain of Sultan Ahmet III, Istanbul', by James Robertson and... Height: 296 mm image, Width: 255 mm image, Height: 580 mm board, Width: 463 mm board Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 91533 James Robertson turned to photography in the 1850s, after working for over a decade as an... 2014-08-30T01:37:42.000Z 2014-08-30T01:37:42.000Z 41.040852 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 48 28.986179 Fountain of the Sultan Mahmood (1760) albumen, collodion Albumen print from wet collodion-on-glass negative E.402-2005 e4022005 O118123 Photograph 1 Photograph of figures before an Islamic fountain. Istanbul 2006AA4345 James Robertson turned to photography in the 1850s, after working for over a decade as an... 3 VA figures-at-the-fountain-of-photograph-robertson-james 2014-08-20T00:00:00.000Z albumen process, wet collodion process Figures at the Fountain of Sultan Ahmet III, Istanbul 1853 1853 view
view OSVAG, Office of the Russian Press PDP Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko 1923-12-31 1914-01-01 ca.1919 (made) 'Let's work together' White Russian civil war propaganda poster, lithograph, published by OSVAG... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 93788 2014-08-30T01:48:32.000Z 2014-08-30T01:48:32.000Z 41.040852 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR22 28.986179 Lithograph printed in three colours E.1813-2004 e18132004 O121008 Poster 1 White Russian civil war propaganda poster, lithograph, 'Together for the cooperation/common... Istanbul Idealised representations of a peasant and a labourer join hands with a White Army... 2 VA lets-work-together-poster-osvag-office-of 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Let's work together! 1923 1914 view
view 2006ax7368 jpg s Allom, Thomas Briony Llewellyn, `The Orient Observed' 1989 pp.116-117 PDP Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A 1843-12-31 1834-01-01 ca. 1839 (painted) Watercolour, 'The Favourite Odalisque' by Thomas Allom Height: 29.5 cm unmounted, Width: 21.2 cm unmounted A Middle Eastern Journey Artists on their travels from the collection of Rodney Searight (Edinburgh Talbot Rice Art Centre 01/01/1980-31/12/1980) The Middle East Watercolours and drawings by British and foreign artists and travellers. 1750-1900. From the collection of Rodney Searight, Esq. (Leighton House 01/01/1971-31/12/1971) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D Reproduced in T. Allom. Character and Costume in Turkey and Italy, [1840], pl.10, lithograph by... According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt Sotheby's (via Abbott & Holder), Jan.1963, £9'. 97638 Allom was an architect who funded his training by selling book illustrations. Commissioned to... 2014-08-30T02:07:55.000Z 2014-08-30T02:07:55.000Z 41.040852 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 89, shelf SCX, box 6 28.986179 paper, watercolour Watercolour on paper SD.21 sd21 O124974 Watercolour 1 Imgae of a harem interior showing a lady in the foreground looking at the viewer, two ladies... Istanbul 2006AX7368 Watercolour paintings of North African, Turkish or Egyptian domestic scenes became very popular... 3 VA the-favourite-odalisque-the-odalique-watercolour-allom-thomas 2014-01-14T00:00:00.000Z Painted The Favourite Odalisque; The Odalique or Favorite of the harem, Constantinople 1843 1834 view
view 2008bu0719 jpg s Allom, Thomas PDP Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A 1842-12-31 1833-01-01 ca. 1838 (painted) Watercolour, The Valley of Guiuk-Suey, [Göksu] Sweet Waters of Asia, about 1838 by Thomas Allom Height: 9 cm, Width: 13.1 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D Illustrated in Walsh, Constantinople, Fisher, [1838 etc.], vol.I, facing p.32, engraved by W. Floyd. According to Rodney Searight: `Bt. PHW Oct.1972 £25'. 106894 2014-08-30T02:46:09.000Z 2014-08-30T02:46:09.000Z 41.040852 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 1 28.986179 Inscribed on back No 46 bottom; and on printed label attached to former frame or mount (?) Vue en... Watercolour over pencil heightened with white SD.26 sd26 O136547 Watercolour 1 Istanbul 2008BU0719 3 VA the-valley-of-guiuk-suey-watercolour-allom-thomas 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z The Valley of Guiuk-Suey, Sweet Waters of Asia; Göksu 1842 1833 view
view 2008bu7146 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1891.... SCP 1104-12-31 1095-01-01 ca. 1100 (made) Pendant, St Theodore, Amethyst, Byzantine. Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 3.3 cm, Depth: 1.7 cm, Weight: 0.02 kg Masterpieces of Byzantine Art (01/10/1958-09/11/1958) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 107927 2014-08-30T02:50:31.000Z 2014-08-30T02:50:31.000Z 41.040852 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 8 28.986179 amethyst Amethyst 779A-1891 779a1891 O137816 Pendant 1 Amethyst carved with a half length figure of St Theodore and framed in an octagonal setting. Istanbul 2008BU7146 Byzantine cameos were made in good numbers between the 10th and 12th centuries in a variety of... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1104 1095 view