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view Inprint Ltd. <i>Images of Show Buisiness</i> edited by James Fowler. Methuen 1982. p,84. T&P Harry R. Beard Collection, given by Isobel Beard 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (printed) Poster featuring the original cast of <i>The Mousetrap</i> by Agatha Christie starring Sheila Sim... Height: 50.8 cm, Width: 31.7 cm As at 2008, <i>The Mousetrap<i> is the world's longest running theatrical production. 426 2014-08-29T19:20:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:13.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 paper, printing ink Printed paper S.69-2008 s692008 O146651 Poster Poster printed in black and white, headed with the name of the theatre AMBASSADORS THEATRE and... London When this poster was printed in 1952 to advertising the murder mystery The Mousetrap by Agatha... 2 h-r-beard-collection-poster-inprint-ltd 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z H R Beard Collection 1952 1952 view
view Sommerlad, Gilbert T&P Given by Michael Sommerlad 1952-11-12 1952-11-12 12 November 1952 (dated) Pencil, ink and watercolour caricature by Gilbert Sommerlad (1904-1976) of Dulcie Gray and... This caricature comes from an album of caricatures of theatrical performers and entertainers... 767 2014-08-29T19:21:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:56.000Z 51.756205 In Storage -1.259489 paper, pencil, watercolour Pencil, ink and watercolour on paper S.132:16-2002 s132162002 O86469 Caricature Pencil, ink and watercolour caricature of Dulcie Gray and Michael Denison in <i>Sweet Peril</i>... Oxford This caricature shows Dulcie Gray (b.1919) and Michael Denison (1915-1998) in Sweet Peril at the... 2 dulcie-gray-and-michael-denison-caricature-sommerlad-gilbert 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, Painted Dulcie Gray and Michael Denison in Sweet Peril 1952 1952 view
view Jacques Fath T&F Given by Lady Alexandra Trevor-Roper 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (made) Evening ensemble consisting of a bolero jacket, dress and belt in satin, designed by Jacques... 1471 2014-08-29T19:25:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:11.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 'Jacques Fath Paris' [with emblem above] chiffon, satin, net, wire, baleen Satin lined with silk chiffon and net T.181 to B-1974 t1811974 O120380 Evening ensemble Evening ensemble consisting of a jacket, dress and belt in mauve satin. [Jacket] Three-quarter... Paris Haute couture 2 evening-ensemble-jacques-fath 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, pleating 1952 1952 view
view Percy, Arthur Opie, J: <font -u>Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century</font -u>, V&A Museum... CER 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (made) Press-moulded glass vase, designed by Arthur Percy for Gullaskruf Glassworks, Sweden, 1952 Width: 16.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 6523 Arthur Percy joined Gullaskruf when he was 65 years old. The 'Reffla' series is regarded as one... 2014-08-29T19:40:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:40:00.000Z 62.198448 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 5 17.55142 Press-moulded glass C.4-1988 c41988 O5058 Vase 1 Press-moulded glass vase. Sweden 2 VA grooves-reffla-vase-percy-arthur 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Grooves; Reffla 1952 1952 view
view Franck, Kaj Opie,J: Scandinavia; ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (designed) 1955 (made) Vase, Finland, designed by Kaj Franck, for Nuutajärvi glassworks, 1952-1955 Height: 18.0 cm Glass, room 131 8041 Kaj Franck (1911-89) was one of the acknowledged giants of post-war Finnish design. He is best... 2014-08-29T19:45:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:09.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 2 26.06414 'K Franck Nuutajärvi Notsjö - 55' incised Mould-blown glass CIRC.326-1955 circ3261955 O6621 Vase 1 Finland 2 VA soap-bubble-saippuakupla-vase-franck-kaj 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z Soap bubble; Saippuakupla 1952 1952 view
view Stanier, Charles D. Angus-Butterworth: British Table & Ornamental Glass CER 1952-12-31 1943-01-01 ca. 1948 (made) Bowl, Britain (Stourbridge), made by Charles D. Stanier, designed by W Stainier, 1948 Glass, room 131 8071 2014-08-29T19:45:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:15.000Z 52.454195 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 5 -2.147829 Glass CIRC.354-1948 circ3541948 O6652 Bowl 1 Stourbridge 2 VA bowl-stanier-charles-d 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1952 1943 view
view Stanier, Charles D. CER 1952-12-31 1943-01-01 ca. 1948 (made) Glass Vase, Britain (Stourbridge), made by Charles D Stanier, engraved by W Stanier, 1948 Height: 15.5 cm, Width: 11.0 cm maximum 8073 2014-08-29T19:45:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:15.000Z 52.454195 In Storage -2.147829 Engraved glass CIRC.355-1948 circ3551948 O6654 Vase Stourbridge 2 vase-stanier-charles-d 2013-09-02T00:00:00.000Z 1952 1943 view
view Sarpaneva, Timo Opie,J: Scandinavia; ceramics & glass in the 20thC Sarpaneva's own book R Craig Miller ....(see... CER 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (designed) Form, Finland, designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks, 1952-1952, Circ.458-1954 . Height: 25.5 cm Glass, room 131 8284 This design was shown at the Triennale, Milan 1954, where it was awarded a grand prix. The... 2014-08-29T19:45:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:59.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 34, shelf 1 26.06414 'Timo Sarpaneva Iittala' incised Cased glass, clear over opaque white CIRC.458-1954 circ4581954 O6866 Form 1 Finland This piece is one of the exclusive 'Lansetti' (Lancet) series made by the Finnish Iittala... 2 VA lancet-ii-lansetti-ii-form-sarpaneva-timo 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Lancet II; Lansetti II 1952 1952 view
view Strömberg, Gerda Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 488 CER 1952-12-31 1943-01-01 ca. 1948 (made) Vase, Sweden, designed by Gerda Strömberg, for Strömbergshyttan glassworks, 1948 Height: 22.6 cm Glass, room 131 8339 2014-08-29T19:46:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:10.000Z 62.198448 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 4 17.55142 Glass CIRC.501-1948 circ5011948 O6921 Vase 1 Sweden 2 VA vase-stromberg-gerda 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1952 1943 view
view Atkins, Lloyd Madigan, Mary Jean: Steuben Glass... p262 CER 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (made) Vase, America, New York State (Corning), designed by Lloyd Atkins, for Steuben Glass Inc., 1952 Height: 25.4 cm Glass, room 131 8618 2014-08-29T19:47:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:08.000Z 42.143077 Glass, room 131, case 83, shelf 6 -77.054624 Mould and free blown glass CIRC.83-1952 circ831952 O7202 Vase 1 Corning 2 VA calyx-vase-atkins-lloyd 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Calyx 1952 1952 view
view A.M. Lewis Wedd, J.A.D.: 'Quartics', 'Design', No. 59, 1953 FWK Given by Mr and Mrs A. E. Evans 1952-12-31 1950-01-01 1950-1952 (made) table, model 'Boomerang' Height: 12 in, Width: 25.5 in, Depth: 16.5 in Festival of Britain Window Display, designed by Roy Gentry (Liberty's 01/01/1951-31/12/1951) The donors, Mr and Mrs Evans were married in March 1952 and received the boomerang table as a... Historical significance: Retailed by Liberty, a major fashionable store who opened their modern... 11175 Twentieth Century Study Gallery label, February 2002: 'BOOMERANG' TABLE Designed by A. M. Lewis... 2014-08-29T19:59:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:59:14.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 CC41 4646 Utilty mark F201 Oak Oak W.1-1998 w11998 O8364 Table Occasional table of oak. The top of irregular boomerang shape supported on three tapering... London Attribution note: Designed exclusively for Liberty's by A.M. Lewis Mass produced The boomerang shape was popular across design disciplines, from furniture to graphics, during the... 2 boomerang-table-table-am-lewis 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Boomerang table 1952 1950 view
view Freund, Gisèle PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (photographed) Square-format black and white photograph of Frida Kahlo, with a small black dog beside her, in... Height: 19.7 cm, Width: 19.1 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F 14281 2014-08-29T20:13:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:13:35.000Z 23.62574 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case EDUC, shelf 20, box A -101.956253 Frida Kahlo in her Aztec garden, filled with pre-Cortesian sculptures from Rivera's collection.) ... Gelatin-silver print E.84-2003 e842003 O80659 Photograph 1 Square-format black and white photograph of Frida Kahlo in white dress with darker shawl, with... Mexico 2 VA frida-kahlo-in-her-garden-photograph-freund-gisele 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Frida Kahlo in her garden 1952 1952 view
view Freund, Gisèle PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (photographed) Black and white photograph of Frida Kahlo in her bed, Gisèle Freund, Mexico, 1952 Height: 20 cm, Width: 19.3 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 14282 2014-08-29T20:13:36.000Z 2014-08-29T20:13:36.000Z 23.62574 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 933A -101.956253 Frida Kahlo, wife of Rivera, a painter herself. Mexican painters: Frida Kahlo passes most of her... Gelatin-silver print E.85-2003 e852003 O80660 Photograph 1 Square-format black and white photograph of Frida Kahlo in her bed. Mexico 2 VA frida-kahlo-in-her-bed-photograph-freund-gisele 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Frida Kahlo in her bed 1952 1952 view
view DeCarava, Roy DeCarava, Roy. The Sweet Flypaper of Life (with text by Langston Hughes). New York: 1955, 1967 PDP Given by the American Friends of the V&A through the generosity of Mrs Robert Conway 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (photographed) Photograph 'Man on a stoop with a baby' by Roy De Carava, 1952. Height: 33.1 cm, Width: 23 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F Historical significance: Roy DeCarava was the first African-American to receive a Guggenheim... 16782 2014-08-29T20:24:59.000Z 2014-08-29T20:24:59.000Z 40.806198 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case EDUC, shelf 16 -73.944862 'Roy DeCarava 1952' photographic paper Gelatin silver print - probably vintage E.277-1999 e2771999 O12166 Photograph 1 35mm format image of an African-American man, neatly dressed and wearing a hat, seated with a... Harlem Attribution note: This is not from a numbered edition, but a relatively small number of prints... 1 VA man-on-a-stoop-with-photograph-decarava-roy 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z gelatin silver process Man on a stoop with a baby 1952 1952 view
view Deakin, John PDP Copyright Conde Nast 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (photographed) Francis Bacon, gelatin-silver print, John Deakin, 1952 Height: 23.5 cm, Width: 30.5 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C Deakin was noted for his brutal, no-holds-barred photographic portraits of the artists, writers,... Deakin photographed Francis Bacon when the two of them shared a cottage in Wivenhoe Park, Essex,... 17449 Gallery 100, ‘History of photography’, 2011-2012, label text : John Deakin (1912-72) Francis... 2014-08-29T20:27:53.000Z 2014-08-29T20:27:53.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR109, box LOANS Photograph Gelatin-silver print PH.100-1984 ph1001984 O83183 Photograph 1 Close-up full face portrait of Francis Bacon. The photograph is torn round the edges, with the... John Deakin was notorious for his brutal, no-holds-barred portraits of bohemian Soho in the... 2 VA francis-bacon-photograph-deakin-john 2014-08-13T00:00:00.000Z gelatin silver process Francis Bacon 1952 1952 view
view Kilgour French & Stanbury T&F Given by Kilgour French & Stanbury 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (made) Wool worsted evening suit, made by Kilgour French & Stanbury, London, 1952 Weight: 1.6 kg The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion 1947-1997 (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/03/1997-27/07/1997) Part of a tail suit T.18:1 to 8-1997. This suit won the Tailor and Cutter Gold (Dandy) Trophy of... 20034 This suit won the Tailor and Cutter Gold (Dandy) Trophy of 1960. The elegant tail-suit is the... 2014-08-29T20:42:06.000Z 2014-08-29T20:42:06.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 worsted, silk (textile) Worsted and shot silk T.18:1, 2-1997 t181997 O83627 Evening suit Black wool worsted and shot silk tail-coat and trousers. [Tailcoat] Coat with silk facings. London This suit won the Tailor and Cutter Gold (Dandy) Trophy of 1960. The elegant tail-suit is the... 2 evening-suit-kilgour-french-stanbury 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z shot-silk 1952 1952 view
view Wayne, June PDP Given by Pat Gilmour 1952-09-30 1952-09-01 September 1952 (made) Print by June Wayne, 'The Witnesses', 1952, USA Height: 66.4 cm sheet, Width: 80.3 cm sheet, Height: 58.2 cm pirnted surface, Width: 73.2 cm printed surface 21098 2014-08-29T20:46:27.000Z 2014-08-29T20:46:27.000Z In Storage Signed and dated within the print: J Wayne '52 and again in the margin in pencil: June Wayne Sept... paper, ink Lithograph on paper E.231-1999 e2311999 O19963 Print Lithograph on paper with added line and debossed strings. Image is vertical/ diagonal stretched... USA Pat Gilmour wrote the following note for her catalogue raisonne* of Wayne's prints: Wayne made... Limited edition June Wayne established the Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los Angeles in 1960 and was a key... 2 the-witnesses-1-print-wayne-june 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z lithography The ^Witnesses 1 1952 1952 view
view Sommerlad, Gilbert T&P Given by Michael Sommerlad 1952-08-01 1952-08-01 1 August 1952 (dated) Pencil caricature by Gilbert Sommerlad (1904-1976) of Kay Hammond and John Clements in <i>The... This caricature comes from an album of caricatures of theatrical performers and entertainers... 22814 2014-08-29T20:54:57.000Z 2014-08-29T20:54:57.000Z 51.756205 In Storage -1.259489 paper, pencil Pencil on paper S.132:13-2002 s132132002 O86461 Caricature Pencil caricature of Kay Hammond and John Clements in <i>The Happy Marriage</i> at the Oxford New... Oxford This caricature shows Kay Hammond (1909-1980) and John Clements (1910-1988) in The Happy Marriage... 2 kay-hammond-and-john-clements-caricature-sommerlad-gilbert 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn Kay Hammond and John Clements in The Happy Marriage 1952 1952 view
view Starke, Frederick T&F Given by Mrs Ruth Sampson 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (made) Jacket and skirt of wool with a pleated cummerbund sash on which the jacket fastens with buttons,... The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion 1947-1997 (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/03/1997-27/07/1997) Part of an outfit T.643:1 to 5-1996. 23515 Frederick Starke was known for his exceptionally smart, top-quality ready-to-wear fashions. This... 2014-08-29T20:57:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:57:51.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Merino wool and satin T.643:1, 2-1996 t6431996 O84296 Skirt suit Jacket and skirt of pigeon-grey wool. With a crimson satin pleated cummerbund sash on which the... Great Britain Ready to wear Frederick Starke was known for his exceptionally smart, top-quality ready-to-wear fashions. This... 2 skirt-suit-starke-frederick 2014-08-15T00:00:00.000Z 1952 1952 view
view Bainbridge, John <u>Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department... PDP 1952-12-31 1952-01-01 1952 (printed) 'It's buying time in Britain fly BEA'; Advertisement poster issued by British European Airways;... Height: 101.5 cm, Width: 63.4 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C The poster, with its punning title, is an expression of the new-found confidence and pride which... 23835 2014-08-29T20:59:18.000Z 2014-08-29T20:59:18.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 62, box 4 -2.23218 'it's buying time / in BRITAIN / fly BEA / British European Airways' Signed. Colour lithograph E.254-1981 e2541981 O22982 Poster 1 'It’s buying time in Britain fly BEA'; Poster for BEA, with a cupid as Britannia holding a... Great Britain 2 VA its-buying-time-in-britain-poster-bainbridge-john 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z colour lithography It's buying time in Britain fly BEA 1952 1952 view